OH. MY. GOD. https://t.co/hIFjxbPrha
— Mary Elizabeth (@mchastain81) June 28, 2016
As Twitchy told you, a reported 28 people (at least) are dead — and many more injured — after gun- and grenade-wielding suicide bombers detonated themselves at Ataturk Airport in Istanbul.
But in the midst of the tragedy, stories of heroism have emerged. Stories like this:
— Gilgo (@agirecudi) June 28, 2016
This is a genuine "oh my God"-level video. https://t.co/b58Ho2uNei
— Jeff B/DDHQ (@EsotericCD) June 28, 2016
— Paul Geraghty (@lmnopg) June 28, 2016
Saved a ton of lives https://t.co/2fbirSHJiE
— Stephen Miller (@redsteeze) June 28, 2016
God bless that police officer.
NBC News’ Richard Engel also reports:
Wiitness to #IstanbulAttack says he saw a police officer wrestle a suicide bomber to the ground. the attacker then detonated his bomb.
— Richard Engel (@RichardEngel) June 28, 2016
— Dew Master (@MrDewMaster) June 28, 2016
He certainly did.
@RichardEngel Heroic. Tragic.
— TreeZilla (@Treezilla) June 28, 2016
@richardengel A Hero. Prayers.
— Mariana Tanner (@marianatanner16) June 28, 2016
@RichardEngel Brave heroic officer, saved perhaps many lives..✌
— WayneAnthonyHitchens (@wayne1161956) June 28, 2016
@RichardEngel To the Officer, RIP Brave One. Thank you for saving other lives.
— David Preston (@davidinsearchof) June 28, 2016
Editor’s note: This post has been updated with additional text.