Dashcam Captures How A Hero Officer Saved Ch-oking Baby Life In Michigan – VIDEO


Officer Cameron Maciejewski is being hailed a hero after he responded to a call in Sterling Heights, Michigan, on Thursday night to help a newborn who was struggling to breath.

The four-minute and 30-second dashcam video, shared by police on Monday, shows the officer driving up to the scene, a home located on the 36000 block of Waltham Drive, and the family quickly approaching him upon his arrival.

When Maciejewski pu*led up to the home at around 10.45pm, he asked: “Hey, what’s going on with the baby?” – prompting him to spring into action in front of the distressed family.”Calm down, calm down, calm down… Let me see the baby,” Maciejewski can be heard saying in a tranqu!l manner.

He then is seen bringing the baby over to the front of his cru!ser.Maciejewski said: “He’s still bl!nking. He’s blinking,” before proceeding to perform back thr*sts to di*lodge whatever was blocking the infant’s airway.

The four-minute and 30-second dashcam video, shared by police on Monday, shows the officer driving up to the scene, a home located on the 36000 block of Waltham Drive, and the family quickly approaching him upon his arrival.

When Maciejewski pu*led up to the home at around 10.45pm, he asked: “Hey, what’s going on with the baby?” – prompting him to spring into action in front of the distre*sed family.

“Calm down, calm down, calm down… Let me see the baby,” Maciejewski can be heard saying in a tranqu!l manner.He then is seen bringing the baby over to the front of his cruiser.Maciejewski said: “He’s still bl!nking. He’s bl!nking,” before proceeding to perform back thr*sts to disl*dge whatever was blocking the infant’s airway.

“If it wasn’t for Ofc. Maciejewski’s quick, calm, lifesaving a*tions, the outcome of this incident could have been tra*ically different,” the Sterling Heights Police Dept. wrote to Facebook.”Not only did the officer save the baby, but the officer did an outstanding job cons*ling the family.”

Following the cop’s heroic ac*ions, the baby girl was transported to the hospital for ev*luation by the Sterling Heights F!re Department.The department added: “Once again, the Sterling Heights Police Department str!ves to provide the best service to our citizens, especially when it matters most!”

At the end of the dash cam footage, the mom revealed that the baby girl had ch*ked and lost consc!ousness as she was drinking milk from her bottle.According to WDIV ClickOnDetroit, St*rling Heights police Chief Dale Dwojakowski dubbed the video “heartwarming.”

“I’m so proud of my officer. He did just a great job and we’re very proud of him,” Dwojakowski said of Maciejewski, who has less than two years on the job.He added: “When a baby isn’t breathing, it’s stre*sful enough, but to arrive on scene and have the entire family run up to him. “He knows it’s bad and he’s calming them down while providing medical attention to the infant.“This officer performed well is an understatement. He absolutely saved a life.”

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