2 Honored for Saving Cook County Attorney

Created: 11/28/2012 9:13 AM KSTP.com By: Jennie Olson

Two people who saved the life of the Cook County attorney in a courthouse shooting last year are being honored today.

Assistant County Attorney Molly Hicken tackled the shooter while Defense Lawyer John Lillie helped with County Attorney Tim Scannell’s stomach wound.

The Hennepin County Attorney is honoring them at the annual Community Leadership Awards.

Recently retired Minneapolis Police Chief Tim Dolan will also receive an award.

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