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John MacLellan, ’88, the Watertown police sergeant who was involved in the April 18, 2013 shootout with the alleged Boston Marathon bombers, has been awarded the Public Safety Officer Medal of Valor.
The medal was presented at a White House Ceremony by Vice President Joseph Biden and U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder. Sgt. MacLellan was among five Watertown police officers and two firefighters honored for their part in taking down the suspected Boston Bombers.