‘It was almost automatic’: Off-duty cops saved Vegas victims

FILE – In this Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017, file photo, San Diego Police officers Tom McGrath, left, and Max Verduzco, speak with the news media about their experience at Sunday’s Las Vegas shooting, in San Diego, Calif. Both officers were off duty at the time and attending the concert with family and friends when they found themselves in situation where they aided wounded and helped other flee from the area. The Sunday night crowd of about 20,000 country music fans happened to include many off-duty police and firefighters, who sprang into the role of first responders when tragedy struck and played an important role in saving lives. (Nelvin C. Cepeda/The San Diego Union-Tribune via AP)


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