-Robert Wilson III was killed after he opened fire on robbers who’d stormed a video game store where he was in line to guy a game for his son
-Two men with semi-automatic weapons tried to rob the store and over 50 shots were exchanged as Wilson shielded customers
-Police award for courage under fire has been renamed for the officer and is now called the Robert Wilson III Medal of Valor
The funeral procession for a slain Philadelphia cop was nearly stopped before it began were it not for the strength and ingenuity of some mourning officers.
Faced with a car blocking the route following Sunday’s funeral, no owner in sight and no tow truck near enough to move it in time, over a dozen of Robert Wilson III’s fellow policemen pitched in to move it themselves.
‘We just moved the car,’ explained Springfield Township Corporal Shawn Hart.
It was a last ditch effort as countless mourners looked nervously at the car blocking their path.
Written by Josh Gardner For Dailymail.com
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