Early police officer receives 'medal of valor' for actions in 2012 shooting

POSTED: 6:16 AM Mar 27 2013   UPDATED: 9:51 AM Mar 27 2013
Steven Means awarded
EARLY, Texas -

An Early police officer received a medal of valor during Tuesday night’s for his actions during a July 29, 2012, shooting at an RV park that left three dead.

Police Chief David Mercer presented Sgt. Steven Means with the honor for his work at the Peach House RV Park.

Means, the first officer to arrive at the RV park, joined resident Vic Stacy in exchanging gunfire with shooter Charles Conner.

Conner was killed after fatally shooting two residents of the park before police arrived.