FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – Fort Worth Police shared some good news Monday night.READ MORE: Three-Year-Old Girl Shot In Fort Worth
Officer Matt Pearce, who was shot in the line of duty in March of this year, will return to work at the Fort Worth Police Department on light duty status on Tuesday, October 18.
Pearce will be assisting with record keeping in the Tactical Medic Unit based at Meacham Airport.Source: TCU Will Hire SMU's Sonny Dykes As New Coach
It was March 15 when authorities were attempting to arrest Ed McIver Sr. on aggravated assault charges.
The suspect ran with his adult son into a wooded area, and officers followed. The chase ended with a gun battle that left Pearce injured and McIver dead.
The suspect’s son, Ed McIver Jr. was taken into custody.MORE NEWS: Upsets By North Texas, Others Push Bowl-Eligible Teams To 83
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