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Video: Ariz. Officer Gets 'Cop Car' Wheelchair

May 29, 2012  | 

VIDEO: Ariz. 'Cop Car' Wheelchair

An Arizona foundation has provided a customized "cop car" wheelchair to a Peoria Police Department investigator who was paralyzed in a gunfight with a homicide suspect.

Investigator Bill Weigt received a chair that includes police equipment such as a lightbar, siren, and two-way mic.

The chair, which cost $35,000, was provided by the Liz Soden Foundation, which provides wheelchairs to officers who have been paralyzed in the line of duty, reports KVUE.

Tags: LE Support Associations, Assaults on Officers, Peoria (Ariz.) PD


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Debora @ 5/29/2012 5:31 PM

Nice to see a state support their officers unlike NM...

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