14-Year-Old Being Hailed a Hero After Breaking Up Fight in Midland

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - A 14-year-old is being hailed a hero after keeping a man from loading his gun during a fight in Midland.

The teen stopped 30-year-old Deshaun Dumars.

According to the arrest report, the teen's mom, who was at the hospital, told police Dumars grabbed her from the shower, by the neck, and violently threw her to the ground.

Her son heard the commotion and got in between them to break up the fight.

The woman said her son was able to prevent Dumars from loading the magazine into the gun.

Dumars is being held on a $50,000 bond for aggravated assault on a family member.