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Ex-trooper shares his story of pain and forgiveness

Posted: Wednesday, Apr 17th, 2013

Photo/ Bud Patterson - Ex-Wyoming State Trooper Steve Watt shares his story of personal tragedy and forgiveness at the Praise Grace Assembly of God in Torrington. Watt was shot five times by a fleeing robbery suspect in 1982 and eventually forgave and befriended the shooter.

TORRINGTON – Sunday night at the Praise Assembly of God Church in Torrington, attendees heard a remarkable story of survival, faith and forgiveness from Steve Watt, an ex-state trooper who experienced a law enforcement officer’s worst nightmare.

Sitting on a stool at the front of the church, Watt took the crowd through the fateful events that happened over 30 years ago that would change his life forever.

For the complete article see the 04-17-2013 issue.

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