Hero cops save teen’s life

The alarm was raised on Saturday
The alarm was raised on Saturday

Police in Kirkintilloch have been praised for saving the life of a 19-year-old woman in the town.

Constables Andrew Brand and Alan Graham resuscitated the unidentified woman after she had a medical emergency.

The police were called by a concerned neighbour, and when they arrived they discovered the woman unconscious and unresponsive.

The pair carried out cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and managed to revive and stabilise her before paramedics arrived. She was taken to hospital for observation but is understood to be recovering.