- Associated Press - Thursday, September 22, 2016

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) - The wife of an Atlantic City police officer who was shot in the head responding to a robbery at an Atlantic City casino garage has given birth to a girl.

The Press of Atlantic City (https://bit.ly/2cvNIgd ) reports Laura Vadell announced the child is named Lucy. She also posted online that her husband is walking a bit even though he faces a lengthy rehabilitation.

Joshlee Vadell was discharged from AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center on Sept. 15.

The 29-year-old officer underwent surgery after being critically hurt in the Sept. 3 shooting outside the garage at Caesars Atlantic City. Another officer returned fire and struck and killed 25-year-old Jerome Damon.

Two other men were charged with attempted murder and robbery.

___

Information from: The Press of Atlantic City (N.J.), https://www.pressofatlanticcity.com

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More

Click to Hide