Va. officer with hepatitis C waits for liver transplant
Twenty years ago, he tried to save a life. Now he'll see who will try to save his.
By Hattie Brown Garrow The Virginian-Pilot
NORFOLK, Va. — Kurt Beach, a rookie with the Smithfield Police Department, was the only officer working the midnight shift in February 1988 when a residential call came in. A child had stopped breathing.