Police Officers Became Heroes Once Again

A graduate from the Hood College is being hailed as a hero.

Crystal Griner/Hood College


Crystal Griner is one of the officers being called a hero along with Special Agent David Bailey, after a gunman opened fire on Congressional Republicans during a baseball practice Wednesday morning in Alexandria, VA.

According to Hood College’s Facebook page, Crystal graduated from the school in 2006.  She and Bailey are being credited with saving lives when they shot the gunman during the baseball practice.

Crystal was shot in the ankle and remains in good condition in the hospital.

-Dianah Gibson