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Brad Schommer holding his cousin Joe Magee. The 15-year-old Schommer performed CPR on his two-month-old cousin after he stopped breathing Aug. 24.

15-year-old Prescott teen credited for saving cousin's life

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PRESCOTT--It is a good thing Brad Schommer remembered what he learned about Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) when he was in school.


Otherwise, one of his cousins might have died.

On the night of Aug. 24, two-month-old Joe Magee stopped breathing while in his car seat riding from grandparents Gordy and Julie’s Magee house on Laura Street in Prescott to his parents’ Ann and Mike Magee house on Pearl Street.

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Jason Schulte
Jason Schulte is a reporter for the New Richmond News since February 2015. Prior to that he spent eight years at the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth. His duties with the News will include covering news out of Hammond and Roberts along with action from St. Croix County court system. He lives in Roberts with his wife and two daughters. 
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