New Windsor welcomes home Bronze Star recipient

A decorated war hero received an emphatic welcome home from his Orange County hometown Saturday.



Army Capt. Carl Coleman was honored at the American Legion hall in New Windsor and earned a state proclamation for his accomplishments.



He served two tours of duty in Afghanistan and one in Africa and was granted a Bronze Star.



Coleman says now that he's home, he will return to his old job as an NYPD officer stationed in the Bronx.


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