State Law Enforcement Association Says City Of Denton Not Doing Enough For Officer Shot, Permanently Wounded In Line Of Duty

DENTON, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – A Denton Police officer shot in the line of duty is on the road to recovery.

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Officer Urbano Rodriguez left Medical City Denton Wednesday for an out-of-state rehab facility.

Urbano Rodriguez (Denton Police Department)

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Some of his police brothers and sisters helped see him off from the hospital to a waiting plane.

Officer Urbano Rodriguez left Medical City Denton Wednesday (Denton PD – Facebook)

Officer Rodriguez was shot during a traffic stop in October.

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The suspected shooter faces an attempted murder charge on a peace officer.