STONE COUNTY, Mo - Sgt. Shawn Fields of the Stone County Sheriff's Office, was recognized for "acts of heroism" during the Branson Duck boat tragedy by Missouri Gov. Mike Parson and President Trump.
The Stone County Sheriff posted a statement to his office's Facebook page saying, "All of us at Stone County Sheriffs Office are so very proud of Sgt. Shawn Fields. He does not claim to be a hero, he is just a deputy doing his job. He never hesitated when tragedy struck a week ago."
Sgt. Fields met with Gov. Parson, the First Lady and LT. Governor Kehoe Thursday. Then he met with President Trump.