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Legislation #: 060211 Introduction Date: 2/23/2006
Type: Special Action Effective Date: none
Sponsor: COUNCILMEMBER BROOKS AND COUNCILMEMBER EDDY
Title: Honoring Tyler J. Williams for his heroic actions on January 31, 2006. .

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2/22/2006 Filed by the Clerk's office
2/23/2006 Adopted

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RESOLUTION NO. 060211

 

Honoring Tyler J. Williams for his heroic actions on January 31, 2006.

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WHEREAS, on January 31, 2006, a man entered a Dollar General store in south Kansas City and ordered all employees and customers to the back room so he could get money from a safe; and

 

WHEREAS, when the robber returned, Tyler J. Williams began punching the man and eventually disarmed him and the police came and arrested him; and

 

WHEREAS, Tyler J. Williams is a 17 year old Junior at Hickman Mills C-1 School District where he has a 3.5 grade point average; and

 

WHEREAS, Tyler J. Williams enjoys boxing, traveling, art making and music; and

 

WHEREAS, Tyler J. Williams has been recognized by the Hickman Mills School Board, Missouri State Representative Michael Brown and the Kansas City Police Board and has also received a $100.00 savings bond from the Union Bank in south Kansas City; NOW, THEREFORE,

 

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

That the Mayor and Council hereby honor Tyler J. Williams for his heroic actions on January 31, 2006; and

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that this Resolution be spread upon the Minutes of the Council in testimony thereof and that a copy hereof be presented to Tyler J. Williams with the appreciation of the Mayor, Council and citizens of Kansas City for his quick thinking in a dangerous situation.

 

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