ABDnews.org - Headline News

Marine Veteran Who Lost Both His Legs, Sworn In as Police Officer

By on

A man, who served Marines and during his Afganistan mission he lost both his legs, has now been appointed as a police officer in New York Police.

It’s been reported that the 28-year-old, Matias Ferreira, has been appointed as the full-time police officer in New York Police. As per as department, his new journey will start from next week.

Matias, in a talk, said that he won’t have worry about breaking legs on duty as he would only have to go to the trunk of his car and put a new set of legs.

In 2011, he was posted in Afganistan, where he stepped on a live bomb and lost his both legs.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *