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Cub Scout saves brother with down syndrome from choking

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WGN’s Marcus Leshock introduces us to an 8-year-old hero from Island Lake.

Cub Scout Joseph Scianna saved his 5-year-old brother with Down Syndrome, Jacob, from choking by using the Heimlich maneuver.

Watch Joey’s heroic story in the player above.

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