03/29/2012

Chicago cop returns home after being shot

Officer Del Pearson was saluted by two dozen fellow officers and McCarthy as he left Advocate Christ Medical Center in a wheelchair

By Kim Janssen
Chicago Sun-Times

CHICAGO — The wife of a Chicago cop who survived a shooting said she felt like she was getting ready to go on a "first date" again with her husband as he was released from the hospital Tuesday, Police Supt. Garry McCarthy said.