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March 21, 2012
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Chicago police officer's prognosis good after being shot in chest

A fleeing suspect opened fire and a bullet struck Officer Del Pearson

By Frank Main And Kim Janssen
Chicago Sun-Times

CHICAGO — It wasn't the first time someone pulled a weapon on Chicago Police Officer Del Pearson while he was performing a seemingly routine task.

In June 2007, Pearson fatally shot a man who pointed a gun at him as the man fled from a traffic stop. Pearson was awarded the Superintendent's Award of Valor.

Full story: Chicago police officer's prognosis good after being shot in chest






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