Hermitage Springs Volunteer Firefighters were presented THP certificates of appreciation and THP challenge coins by THP Troop E Lieutenant Pierce. This was in regard to an incident that occurred on Oct. 30, 2018 in which Trooper Brawner was assaulted while rendering aid and investigating a serious crash. Firefighters Jordan Fleming and Ricky Etheridge went above their call of duty and assisted the Trooper in subduing and taking the suspect into custody. Pictured from left includes: Trp. Josh Brawner. HSVFD Firefighter Jordan Fleming, HSVFD Ricky Etheridge, and THP Lt. Billy Pierce.
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