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Officers Sanchez and Pantelakis Receive Award

Post Date:06/11/2018 10:41 AM
Sanchez-Pantelakis Award  5-2018Officers Alejandro Sanchez and Miguel Pantelakis traveled to the Idlewild Park in Reno Nevada on May 4th to receive a survivors award as part of the annual James D Hoff Officer Memorial event.
 
The award recognized these officers actions during a shooting that occurred in West Wendover, Nevada in November of 2016. The officers courageous actions allowed a violent suspect to be taken into custody after a string of violent criminal activity, including being shot at by the suspect themselves.
 
The community is proud of these officers.  Their actions displayed the courage and relentless efforts law enforcement officers take in keeping our citizens and visitors safe.

 

Pictured from left:  Chief Burdel Welsh, Officer Alejandro Sanchez, Officer Miguel Pantelakis
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