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Longboat Key police give out award to hero

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Taylor Rahn, who rescued five people from the water after their canoe capsized, was given a citizen citation Feb. 20.
by: Katie Johns Community Editor

On Jan. 7, Taylor Rahn rescued five people from their capsized canoe.

On Feb. 20, the Longboat Key Police Department awarded Rahn a citizen-commendation citation. Two of the victims, Steven and Simeon Brubacher, were there when Rahn got his award. Keegan, Landon and Darren Martin were the others in the water. Police Chief Pete Cumming read from the citation, saying that because of Rahn, all five were saved from life-threatening peril and each made a full recovery.

On Jan. 7, Taylor Rahn rescued five people from their capsized canoe.

On Feb. 20, the Longboat Key Police Department awarded Rahn a citizen-commendation citation. Two of the victims, Steven and Simeon Brubacher, were there when Rahn got his award. Keegan, Landon and Darren Martin were the others in the water. Police Chief Pete Cumming read from the citation, saying that because of Rahn, all five were saved from life-threatening peril and each made a full recovery.

I’m Katie. I’m the Longboat Observer community editor, which means I cover all people, places and things pertaining to Longboat Key. I graduated from the University of Missouri in 2016 with degrees in journalism and Spanish. Reach me at 941-366-3468 ext. 364.
 

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