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MEMS to buy vests to protect Little Rock medics

By Scott Carroll

This article was published January 27, 2016 at 5:45 a.m.

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Metropolitan Emergency Medical Services Director of Operations Greg Thompson displays the bullet-resistant vest he wears when dispatched with law enforcement tactical teams Tuesday at MEMS headquarters in Little Rock. MEMS is seeking to buy less cumbersome ballistic vests for its medics.

Four days after the fatal shooting of a central Arkansas firefighter responding to a call for help last week, Metropolitan Emergency Medical Services of Little Rock plans to buy ballistic vests for all of its medics.

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mrcharles says... January 27, 2016 at 10:26 a.m.

any news on the shooter of the fireman?

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Missybreeze says... January 28, 2016 at 1:23 a.m.

Any news ?

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