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Bladen Co. trooper honored for heroism

Trooper Raymond Battle; Source: North Carolina Highway Patrol Trooper Raymond Battle; Source: North Carolina Highway Patrol

Posted by Debra Worley - email

BLADEN COUNTY, NC (WECT) - A Bladen County State Highway Trooper was recognized in Fayetteville Thursday for his heroism.

Trooper Raymond Battle noticed a house fire on Todd Road in Bladenboro June 15.  Battle quickly went to the home to warn the family, which was not home at the time.  The trooper was able to rescue the family's pet dog.

Trooper Battle was honored with the Award of Valor for his actions.

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