VIDEO: Florida man armed with machete fends off robbers

Video from Sarasota, Florida shows a man using a machete to fend off armed robbers that entered his home last week.

Three men enter the victim's porch armed with a shotgun, machete, and a crowbar. The victim initially tries to fight the robbers with a piece of wood before he goes inside. Moments later, he returns with a machete and charges at the robbers. The victim manages to disarm one of the suspects and hold him until deputies arrive.

Watch the video above.

According to a report from WBBH, five men were arrested in connection to the armed robbery. The victim told authorities that two suspects had escaped. Authorities eventually found those two suspects along with two others at a nearby gas station. Police say two of the suspects admitted to the robbery.

Alen Beltran-Vasquez, Ronier Jauregi-Lorente, Angel Cabrera-Basulto, Jorge Valido-Leyva and Roberto Selcedo-Balanza are being held at the Sarasota County Jail without bond and an investigation is ongoing.

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