Deputies who saved boy receive award [UPDATED]Published 10:00am Friday, November 16, 2012 Updated 12:06pm Friday, November 16, 2012
Life Safer Awards were received by two Wilkin County Sheriff’s deputies during a county commission meeting Tuesday.
Deputy Kurt Hodges and Deputy Darlene Reddy received a call Sept. 25 about 7-year-old Jackson Falk, who was not breathing. CPR was in progress. Hodges and Reddy arrived, hooked Falk up to a defibrillator, gave him a shot to his heart, continued CPR and saved his life.