Veteran Saves a Life at Houston Grill, Loses an Irreplaceable Photo in Wallet Theft

War veteran Bob Carbajal, 62, lost his wife of four decades three years ago.

Wednesday, Carbajal saved the life of a stranger when the woman began choking at Frank’s Grill in Houston. He put the woman on her side and used a finger sweep to clear the obstruction after he set his wallet aside on a restaurant counter.

With the woman breathing on her own, he returned to retrieve his wallet. The wallet was gone — along with $300 cash designated for his grandchildren’s Christmas gifts, credit cards, his military ID and an irreplaceable photo of his late wife when she was a teenager.

From the "No Good Deed Goes Unpunished" File — a report from Houston, Texas … A war veteran is in tears after thieves…

Posted by Emergencies Behind the Scenes on Friday, December 18, 2015

Police believe two women may have taken Carbajal’s wallet. One was wearing a white shirt with white and black pants. The other was wearing a tan button down shirt, with blue jeans and tan boots.



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