PICS: Police share adorable photos after Illinois cop saves chocking infant

Department says officer arrived before ambulance and was able to remove obstruction
Caseyville officer saves choking infant
Photo credit (Caseyville Police Department, Facebook)

CASEYVILLE, IL (KMOX) - Caseyville Police are praising one of their officers who saved an infant from choking.

In a Facebook post, the department says Officer Travis Hoguet heard a radio call for a four month old choking.

The officer made it to the location before the ambulance. He was able to dislodge the obstruction and the baby began to breathe on his own.

Police shared some photos of the very happy baby on Facebook:

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