Two Vincennes Police Officers Get Lifesaving Commendation

Vincennes Police officers Josh Burke and Michael Caswell were given a Lifesaving commendation for their quick action at Lincoln High School.  The two were praised for their work in saving Colton Duke from choking on a seatbelt.

V-P-D sergeant Jon Hillenbrand recommended the two for the award.  Hillenbrand describes how the two saved the boy for choking…

 

Colton Duke was taken to Good Samaritan Hospital for treatment of minor injuries.  Authorities say the incident could have been much worse, except for the action of the two policemen.

 

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