A man who was beaten after trying to stop rioters in Vancouver after the Canucks lost the Stanley Cup final on Wednesday is being hailed a hero online. Video footage of his actions was captured on YouTube and has been circulating widely.
Vancouver's beaten riot hero: Who is he?
CBC News Posted: Jun 17, 2011 12:24 PM ET Last Updated: Jun 17, 2011 4:42 PM ET
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