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March 18, 2009

Chicago cop stays on force after cancer, foot amputation

A rookie's sprained ankle led doctors to discover a tumor. But even after losing his foot, Officer Eric Schultz wouldn't let go of his dream job.

By Jeff Long
Chicago Tribune

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CHICAGO — When doctors amputated his right foot to keep bone cancer from spreading, Eric Schultz was determined not to give up his job as a police officer.

Full story: Chicago cop stays on force after cancer, foot amputation

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