LA HABRA, Calif. - The officer who was shot outside a La Habra police station has been released from the hospital.
Back on August 6, the La Habra Police Department responded to a call of a vehicle following a woman. The woman was instructed to head to the police station for safety.
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The suspect ultimately followed the woman to the station. When officers went outside, a confrontation broke out, ultimately leading to a shootout.
The suspect was shot and killed and one of the officers – later identified as Mark Milward – was taken to the hospital in critical condition.
After spending nearly a week at the hospital, Milward is back home and recovering from his injuries.