DENTON, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – A Denton Police officer shot in the line of duty is on the road to recovery.READ MORE: 2021-22 Bowl Game Season Schedule Finalized
Officer Urbano Rodriguez left Medical City Denton Wednesday for an out-of-state rehab facility.
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Some of his police brothers and sisters helped see him off from the hospital to a waiting plane.
Officer Rodriguez was shot during a traffic stop in October.MORE NEWS: 11-Year-Old Girl Injured After Shots Fired At Houston Home
The suspected shooter faces an attempted murder charge on a peace officer.