#FedExGuy speaks out after preventing flag burning: “I don’t believe I deserve the praise”

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IOWA CITY, Iowa — A FedEx driver who prevented a flag burning in Iowa City, Iowa is speaking out. Matthew Uhrin said he doesn’t want to be called a hero after stopping a group of protesters who tried to burn two United States flags on Thursday, January 26th.

Video of the incident went viral, but Uhrin, who is an Army veteran, said he doesn’t want the spotlight.

“I don’t believe that I deserve the praise. I never wanted it. It’s humbling. It is. It it really hurts...

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