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U.S. Army Soldier Take Down Armed Bank Robber

March 9, 2012

Using His Jiu-Jitsu Based Army Combatives Training

Staff Sgt. Eddie Peoples, stationed in Vicenza, Italy, takes down an armed bank robber while on leave in Saratosa, Fla. He credits his actions to his basic "Army Combatives Training" which, as we know, is heavily based on Gracie Jiu-Jitsu. He was awarded the Soldier's Medal for his actions, check out the full story by clicking here.