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Arkansas Senators Honor Fallen First Responders

Scott County Sherriff Carpenter, Wildlife Officer Campora gave their lives trying to save residents trapped by flood waters

Jun 04 2013

WASHINGTON – Arkansas’s U.S. Senators John Boozman and Mark Pryor honored the lives of Scott County Sheriff Cody Carpenter and Wildlife Officer Joel Campora, two dedicated public servants, who gave their lives while responding to a 911 call at a home in the Y City area during severe weather-caused flooding in speeches on the Senate floor.  

Watch Boozman's speech by clicking on the video below.