A New Jersey man who is being hailed a hero after he was captured in a viral video breaking up a fight between two young men said he stepped in to stop the violence “because it was the right thing to do.”
Ibn Ali Miller, 26, has received widespread praise online, including from NBA star Lebron James , after he defused a fistfight that erupted in the middle of the street in Atlantic City earlier this week and convinced the brawlers to shake hands and walk away.
More than 28 million people have viewed the video since it was posted on Facebook on Monday. Miller can be seen urging the youngsters not to bring shame to their hardworking parents and tells them he refuses to leave until they make peace.
“I just didn’t want those kids to fight. More importantly, I didn’t want one of those kids to lose the fight,” …
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