DeSoto County K-9 deputy released from hospital - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

DeSoto County K-9 deputy released from hospital

Lee Hutchens (Source: DeSoto County Sheriff's Department) Lee Hutchens (Source: DeSoto County Sheriff's Department)
DESOTO COUNTY, MS (WMC) -

A DeSoto County deputy shot in the line of duty was released from the hospital Tuesday. 

K-9 deputy Lee Hutchens was released from Regional Medical Center after being shot in the chest.

Brandon "Lee" Hutchens was one of two DeSoto County deputies injured in a shootout with suspect Kevin Darnell Washington in January.

Sergeant Hunter Garrett was also injured. He returned to work Monday. 

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