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An off duty Police Constable has saved the life of an 11 year old boy after he got into trouble within the sea at Redcar. 

The off duty Police Constable stopped an 11 year old boy in trouble within the water.

A woman then attempted to rescue the child however also got in to difficulties. 

Without any hesitation the off duty cop jumped in to the water and rescued the child. 

The woman managed to make her own way back to safety.

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