EASTON, Pa. (CBS/AP) – A Pennsylvania State Police trooper who was critically injured in a roadside confrontation has been released from the hospital.
CBS3 reports that Cpl. Seth Kelly was released from St. Luke’s Hospital on Friday afternoon.
Officials say Kelly, a 13-year veteran, was helping another trooper arrest a man they suspected of driving under the influence of marijuana when a fight broke out Nov. 7. Kelly was shot in the neck, shoulder area and leg during the fight.
Kelly had to undergo multiple surgeries.
The suspect, 22-year-old Daniel Clary, was shot several times and hospitalized. He has since been released into police custody.
Clary is facing charges including attempted murder of a law enforcement officer and aggravated assault.
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