- Associated Press - Monday, May 23, 2016

MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) - Officials on Long Island are honoring four police officers and two medics who saved a referee’s life during a middle school basketball game.

Referee Terry Twibell collapsed from cardiac arrest on Feb. 1 at Seaford Middle School. The rescuers brought back his pulse and stabilized his condition.

A Mineola ceremony on Monday afternoon is being hosted by Nassau County Legislature Presiding Officer Norma Gonsalves; Police Commissioner Thomas C. Krumpter; and PBA President James Carver.

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