On this edition of Hero of the Day, Cam Edwards shares a story from Englewood, Illinois where robbers entered the property of Perry Pearce, put a machete to his head, and threatened him. They then forced him into his home and demanded that he open his safe. Pearce struggled with the robbers and managed to take one of their guns. He shot one man in the abdomen and the other fled. Originally aired 10/13/2011.