NORTH RIDGEVILLE, OH (WOIO) - A special ceremony Monday afternoon to honor an Ohio State Highway Patrol trooper for saving an elderly man from a vicious dog.
On Oct. 26, 2017, Trooper Joseph Glascox was on patrol in Brighton Township in Lorain County, when he heard scanner traffic from Wellington firefighters about a person being mauled by a dog.
When the trooper arrived on the scene, he saw Roy Warner, 72, being attacked by a large dog.
Trooper Glascox was able to put down the dog and help Warner.
Warner was critically injured and remained in the hospital for a long time.
Warner was able to attend Monday's ceremony with family members.