Articles Tagged with firefighters

Illegal Immigrant Sues Firefighters Who Saved His Life

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Roy Ortiz, an illegal immigrant, is suing the firefighters who saved his life. An attorney for Ortiz recently filed court documents related to the incident which occurred last September. His client was trapped in his car during a flash flood on US 287 in Colorado. The Ortiz lawsuit names first responders from the Boulder County… Read more »

Respected San Jose Firefighter Faces Shocking Drug, Underage Sex Charges

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A respected San Jose firefighter who led that Silicon Vally city fire department’s outreach programs with local schools and churches, appeared in court Tuesday to face charges of selling the dangerous drug methamphetamine and engaging in sex with an underage boy. But in his court appearance, 53-year-old Mario Enrique Cuestas was arraigned only on three… Read more »

Building Owner Arrested In Fire That Killed Two Ohio Firefighters

Ohio Firefighters Killed, Building Owner Arrested

An apartment building owner was arrested for intentionally starting a fire that killed two Ohio firefighters. James Dickman, age 31, and Stephen Machinski, age 42, were killed on the line of duty on Sunday January 26. The building’s owner, Ray Abou-Arab, is now being charged in their deaths When the blaze was set, there were… Read more »

Lest we forget…

Lest We Forget

Heroes. And nine years on… it’s not all kittens and happy ...