Media Release - Child Saved After CPR by Ofc.

INCIDENT: Child saved after Officer gives Rescue breaths and CPR
LOCATION: Federal Court Club III Development
DATE / TIME: Friday March 28, 2014 @ 5:45 pm

On Friday, March 28, 2014 Officer Matthew Worth was dispatched to an address on Federal Court after a 9-1-1 report of pediatric seizures. Upon his arrival, the family took him to a 16 month old child who was unconscious and not breathing. Officer Worth reacted quickly by providing rescue breaths and pediatric CPR. As a result Officer Worth was able to restore the child's breathing. The child began to cry indicating that he fully regained consciousness. The child was transported via Galloway Township Ambulance personnel to the Atlantic Care Regional Medical Center City Division for evaluation. The child has since been released to his parents and is doing well.

 

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