BOYNTON BEACH - Boynton Beach Police honored Officer David Britto, dispatch supervisor Monique Lewis and Boynton Beach resident Tara Schuster for their part in helping save a two year-old girl from drowning on November 21st.
The award ceremony took place Tuesday morning at the FOP Gold Coast Lodge in Boynton Beach.
Two year old Vitalice Dieujuste along with her mother, father, brother and sister were at the ceremony to personally thank the officer and dispatcher.
The toddler wandered outside of the family's home and fell in the family's pool. Dieujuste spent eight days in the hospital after the near drowning.