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Soldiers save life of Georgia man who was shot during road rage incident

Soldiers save life of Georgia man who was shot during road rage incident

A man who was shot during a road rage incident in Gwinnett County is alive today thanks to the actions of two Army Soldiers who came to his aid before paramedics arrived. The soldiers, from the US Army Recruiting Atlanta Battalion's Buford Recruiting Station, were recognized by Gwinnett Police Chief Brett West for their heroic acts. On April 5, the Gwinnett Police Department responded to a “person shot” call at 3730 Buford Dr. Upon arrival Gwinnett Police officers made contact with Staff Sergeant Richard Borges and Sergeant Austin Childers. Staff Sergeant Borges and Sergeant Childers used combat life-saving techniques, learned…
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