Dayton Police officer honored for life saving actions

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DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — A Dayton Police officer has been honored for his life-saving actions at a high-rise fire.

Sgt. Creigee Coleman recently received the 2018 FOP Finest Award.

The Department posted a picture from the ceremony on its Twitter feed.

Coleman was recognized for his actions during a fire at the Belmonte Park Apartments last May.

He carried a woman down the stairs to safety.

Coleman is the third Dayton Police officer to be nominated and win the award.

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