Houston Co. Sheriff's Captain Receives FBI Medal for Midland City Bunker Crisis Efforts

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A Houston County Sheriff's captain is honored by the FBI.

Captain Bill Rafferty was given the FBI medal for meritorious achievement for his role in negotiations in the midland city crisis.

According to the FBI, the Medal for Meritorious Achievement is awarded for extraordinary and exceptional meritorious services in the line of duty, in connection with a decisive exemplary act which results in the protection or the direct saving of life in severe jeopardy in the line of duty.