News, Police -

Heart-stopping video shows police deputy saving baby who had stopped breathing

News, Police -

Heart-stopping video shows police deputy saving baby who had stopped breathing

One Florida mom wants the world to know that good cops do exist after an off-duty officer saved her infant’s life.

K9 Deputy Jeremie Nix‘s can be seen on dashcam video rushing to the aid of Nechole Crowell’s infant son after he pulled behind her vehicle when Crowell waved the officer down in his cruiser.

Camille Cosby reportedly mad at Keisha Knight Pulliam for not standing by Bill Cosby after guilty verdict

According to the Daily Mail, on Wednesday the officer kneeled down to give little baby Kingston, CPR and commenced to implementing other live-saving measures. King was still not responding so the officer rushed the ailing baby boy to a nearby hospital.

Nix’s swift action is being hailed as contributing to saving Kingston’s life.

Crowell thanked Nix in a heartfelt Facebook post:

“Let me just say that yesterday GOD showed me just how real he was. My son KING was barely breathing, & fighting for his life. My sister & I noticed an officer sitting at a red light & we got his attention.

“With his fast thinking HE & GOD saved my son…. after his shift he and his beautiful wife came to shands just to see him again. His word to me was “Don’t you worry, i will not leave until i help save your son!,”‘ she wrote.

‘GOD had me in the right place because he knew you needed me… THANK YOU OFFICER JAY NIX FROM THE OCALA SHERIFFS OFFICE K-9 unit!!

‘I just wanted the world to know how great this officer is, & how GREAT GOD is…….. not all officers are bad, he’s one of many good guys KING & I WILL FOREVER APPRECIATE YOU.”

MLK daughter Bernice King urges Waffle House boycott after video of Black man choked by cop surfaces

The Marion County Sheriff’s Office has been keeping the public updated after the heroic act captured the hearts of many.

“Deputy Nix delivered the child to medical personnel, who then began treating the child. We are happy to report that Baby Kingston is doing very well and doctors say he will make a full recovery!!,” the department’s YouTube page said.

“Doctors also said that because of K9 Deputy Nix’s actions, Baby Kingston is alive today. We are tremendously proud of Deputy Nix and we can already see that he and Baby Kingston will have a deep connection that will last a lifetime!!”

The post Heart-stopping video shows police deputy saving baby who had stopped breathing appeared first on theGrio.


Leave a comment

Related Posts

George H.W. Bush’s Willie Horton ad remains flashpoint in dog-whistle politics
What many political historians will tell you is that Donald Trump‘s brand of politics was not created in a vacuum. An...
Read More
Neil deGrasse Tyson denies sexual misconduct allegations in lengthy Facebook post
In a lengthy Facebook post, Neil deGrasse Tyson denies allegations of sexual misconduct levied against him by three w...
Read More
Tisha Campbell’s estranged husband accused in bankruptcy scandal, report
Duane Martin, the estranged husband of Tisha Campbell-Martin, is accused of hiding money for multiple sources for yea...
Read More
‘I regret the entire thing’: Kareem Hunt apologizes for brutal hotel assault after firing
Kareem Hunt, last season’s leading rusher in the NFL, broke his silence  Sunday about being cut from the Kansas City ...
Read More

Tags