Deputy Presented With Medal Of Honor Award

A Wyandot County deputy was honored for his actions during a shooting incident earlier in the year.

Deputy Austin Tschanen received the Medal of Honor award at the Buckeye State Sheriff’s Association Awards Ceremony.

Presenting the award to Austin was Wyandot County Sheriff Todd Frey.

Sheriff Frey says Austin earned the award for his quick and heroic actions during a tragic shooting in the Village of Carey in July.