2 weeks Army veteran helps save 12-year-old boy with autism from drowning Inquirer
A 44-year-old army veteran helped rescue a 12-year-old boy with autism from drowning after the latter got caught in a rip current in Florida in the United States. Steven Jetton, who served in the US Marine Corps, was with his family at Princess Beach on Aug. 29 when he heard the boy and his uncle screaming for help. He then saw the two struggling in the water over 90 meters away from the shore, as per the Northwest Florida Daily News on Sept. 9. "I looked up and down the beach, and knew I was the only one who could ... more