Vet Helping to Stop Thief Gets Stabbed

PORT ST LUCIE, Fla. -- A Port St. Lucie man and Iraq war veteran is being hailed a hero after trying to help a woman who was robbed at knife-point in a store parking lot Tuesday night. For his efforts, Shawn Cox ended up with a stab wound to the neck. But he and the robbery victim are thankful to be alive. Marie Whitely was the target of the robbery and later able to thank the man who came to her rescue. Read more at http://www.wptv.com/dpp/news/iraq-war-veteran-is-stabbed-in-the-neck-after-trying-to-stop-a-robber