(CBS) — A man armed with a gun got more than he bargained for when he entered a North Side restaurant, according to video obtained by TMZ.

After walking into The Squared Circle restaurant in Lincoln Park, owned by Lisa Marie Varon, a former WWE wrestler known as Victoria, the intruder forced his way into the kitchen when he was apprehended by Varon’s husband, Lee.

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Lee says he saw the intruder reach for his waistband, possibly for a gun, so he slammed him to the ground.

Despite their size difference, Lee told CBS 2’s Brad Edwards it was still a struggle.

“He fought non-stop, there was head butting and scratching and tried to bite me,” Lee said. “He was saying ‘I don’t want to go to prison.’”

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One of the cooks was able to get hold of the gun.

“My chef pulled the gun out of the kid’s pants and said, ‘where do I put it?’ I said, ‘On the table. He said, ‘Where?’ I said. ‘Next to the sprinkles’ and just hearing put the gun next to the sprinkles is not something you say on a daily basis,” Lee said.

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18-year-old Arnez Harper has been charged with felony aggravated unlawful use of a weapon.