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Chicago cop severely wounded in Afghanistan called 'a miracle guy'


Doctors told Pedro Medina that the injuries he suffered fighting in Afghanistan had left him paralyzed. But six months later, the Chicago cop is walking. "Pete's an inspiration for us and his fellow soldiers," his longtime partner says.

By Frank Main
Chicago Sun-Times

CHICAGO — When the mortar rounds started exploding around him, Master Sgt. Pedro Medina scrambled for cover.

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