(NY DAILY NEWS) The final act for a hero sergeant was to shout “Gun!” before taking a bullet intended for a fellow police officer.
An estimated 12,000 people mourned Paul Tuozzolo on Thursday, hailing him as a generous man who made the ultimate sacrifice.
Tuozzolo, 41, a father of two young boys, was shot in the Bronx last week as cops approached an ex-con cowering in a crashed Jeep Cherokee. The gunman shot and killed Tuozzolo, but not before Tuozzolo could warn Sgt. Emmanuel Kwo.
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