DARTMOUTH — An off-duty Dartmouth police officer didn't hesitate to spring into action Friday evening while eating dinner at Gumbo's Restaurant in Dartmouth when another restaurant-goer suddenly suffered a medical emergency.
Around 7:00 p.m., Officer Lisa DaCosta observed a 57-year-old Dartmouth man suffer an apparent heart attack, police said in a press release.
In response, DaCosta immediately began to perform CPR on the man until EMS and other first responders arrived.
The man was subsequently transported to the hospital for further medical attention. His current condition is unknown.
— The Standard-Times