DECATUR, Ill. (WCIA) — A police officer is being celebrated after he saved a baby’s life.
Officer Weddle was patrolling on the north side of the cit when a 911 call came in from the area. He saw a man running with a baby who told him the child was choking. Weddle was able to get an object out of the baby’s throat. The police department said Officer Weddle likely saved the life of 9 month old Ariyah Miller.