Camera Catches Cop Rushing to Car as Tornado Bears Down on Texas Town, Moments Later It Records Powerful Act of Loyalty
When a powerful tornado hit the Houston suburb of Deer Park, Texas, last week, police Officer Joel Nitchman knew he had to save his helpless partner.
On surveillance video, Nitchman can be seen running to a parked police SUV outside the station. Another officer runs toward the building.
Moments later, the tornado hits. For a moment, we can’t see a thing. Fencing appears to be thrown into the side of the cruiser. Within seconds, later, the worst of it is over.
Then, Nitchman emerged from the cruiser unharmed with his partner, Roni. No last name. That’s becaus …