Tiffin Police Earns Award For Saving Woman From Fire

06/18/19 – 8:43 A.M.

A Tiffin police officer received the Medal of Valor yesterday for saving a woman from a fire Sunday night. A woman in a wheelchair was stuck in the fire. Officer Justin Nowak went into the fire and carried the woman out. Nowak suffered minor burns from falling debris.

Nowak was recognized for his heroism by the Tiffin City Council.