PITTSBURGH (AP) — An Army veteran who fended off a mentally ill man who tried to attack a chess class the veteran was teaching at an Illinois public library is one of 18 people being honored with Carnegie medals for heroism.The Carnegie Hero Fund Commission, based in Pittsburgh, announced the winners on Tuesday. James O. Vernon , 75, was in a conference room at the Morton Public Library with 17 children and four women when 19-year-old Dustin Brown burst in with two large knives on Oct. 13, 2015."He actually ran into the rom yelling, 'I'm going to kill some people,'" Vernon told the Pekin Daily News days after the attack.The knives were hunting-type weapons with fixed blades about 5 inches long, Vernon said.
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