YORK COUNTY, S.C. - The York County sheriff awarded three of his deputies with Medals of Honor Thursday for rescuing a Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer who was shot in the line of duty.
In January, Officer Shane Page was shot while serving an arrest warrant on a robbery suspect in Fort Mill.
Lt. Chris Blevins, Master Deputy Greg Garrison and Master Deputy Jason Powell helped stop the gunman and carry Page to safety.
He has since made a full recovery.
Read more about January's shooting.
3 York Co. deputies awarded Medals of Honor for rescuing wounded officer
Remains of Erica Parsons discovered five years after she disappeared
CMPD to release all police video in Keith Lamont Scott shooting
Lanesboro prison staff members stabbed by inmates, airlifted to hospital
Sponsored: Golf with Braylon Beam, celebrities to fight childhood cancer