NSP honors panhandle Trooper

The Nebraska State Patrol has bestowed its Honorable Service Award to a panhandle trooper

Trooper Timothy Flick with Troop E in Scottsbluff was honored for his actions during the June 12, 2012 armed robbery and standoff at the Thiele Pharmacy in Alliance. Trooper Flick was wounded in the torso and arm by gunfire from the robbery suspect.

The Nebraska State Patrol's Honorable Service Award was established to bestow recognition to commissioned officers who, while in the performance of their duties, are injured or killed while encountering deadly force or bodily harm.

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