A Huntsville, Texas, police officer who was shot multiple times while on duty two weeks ago was released from the hospital on Wednesday. The department held a reception and procession to welcome Sergeant Kyle Dockery back to the Huntsville Police Department on Oct. 25.
Multiple agencies came together at the Huntsville Police Department to welcome Dockery back including the Sherriff’s Department, Emergency Medical Services, and the Fire Department.
After Dockery was shot multiple times on October 12, the he was sent to a Conroe hospital for treatment of his critical condition wounds. While at the hospital for two weeks, Sergeant Dockery went through two surgeries to aid in his recovery that were both successful and helped him make his way home.
“He’s got a ways to go, obviously, with the recovery,” said Lt. Wade Roberts. “He suffered some pretty significant injuries that are going to take a while to recover from, but I know the community will continue to support him, I know we will continue to support him.”