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Tug Boat II Jan 29, 8:27 a.m.
I hope they give him a little something extra in his paycheck. you can't put a price on a human life. Thank you officer!
Barfly Jan 28, 7:10 p.m.
"I guess if this officer did something wrong, there would be 300 comments for him to be fired....he SAVED LIVES and there is 11.....wow. Great job officer! You showed that there are good officers serving the communities around here." johnny2times
Liberals can't stand courage because they'd never knowingly put their lives in harm's way to save someone in trouble.
jblake1932 Jan 28, 6:56 p.m.
Ok, good deed. Now quit glowing and get back to work and the media will drop the article eventually.
johnny2times Jan 28, 5:31 p.m.
This is what a TRUE hero is....not a sports figure.
johnny2times Jan 28, 5:30 p.m.
I guess if this officer did something wrong, there would be 300 comments for him to be fired....he SAVED LIVES and there is 11.....wow. Great job officer! You showed that there are good officers serving the communities around here.
Moose is loose Jan 28, 4:19 p.m.
This is what a HERO looks like !!!!
whyalltheproblems Jan 28, 3:52 p.m.
That is Awesome. Hans, you try it.
Lightfoot3 Jan 28, 3:19 p.m.
"Hmmm.. sounds kinda fishy to me. I'd be investigating this dude heavily." - Hans
Who's that trip-trapping on my bridge?!
North Carolina Cutie Jan 28, 2:29 p.m.
subanitov Jan 28, 1:00 p.m.
"Hmmm.. sounds kinda fishy to me. I'd be investigating this dude heavily." Hans
Perhaps it "sounds fishy" because you would never have the courage to do what the officer did?
Hans Jan 28, 12:49 p.m.
Hmmm.. sounds kinda fishy to me. I'd be investigating this dude heavily.
davido Jan 28, 11:44 a.m.
Meanwhile, Sparky has vowed to quit smoking, no really this time..
Well done officer!
ndadszucs Jan 28, 10:52 a.m.
MichaelOps, yay! That's awesome that he saved your pooch :) I have to say though, Sparky is... a good name, considering.
baldchip Jan 28, 10:52 a.m.
God bless this hero!! Some citizens have less than stellar images of our public servants. This young man and his quick response is what citizens hope for in public servants.
He is a hero. Governor McCrory-isn't there a state wide award for heroism like this???
MichaelOps Jan 28, 8:57 a.m.
He is my hero. I was not home and he saved my dog Sparky! I am forever grateful.
Realthoughts Jan 28, 8:20 a.m.
WRAL...you might want to update the heading to "into a burning building", otherwise it sounds like the officer burned the building.
Published: 2007-10-05 09:38:00
Updated: 2013-09-05 17:25:12