Deputy shot in line of duty returns to work - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Deputy shot in line of duty returns to work

(Source: DeSoto County Sheriff'd Department/Facebook) (Source: DeSoto County Sheriff'd Department/Facebook)

DeSoto County K9 Deputy Brandon Hutchens is back in blue. Hutchens returned to work with the DeSoto County Sheriff’s Department on April 4 on light-duty.

Hutchens was shot during a robbery call on January 25. After being shot in the line of duty, Hutchens has made a full recovery and is ready to protect and serve.

The shooting may have left a hole in his chest, but not in his spirit. He scored top shooter in his firearm training, hitting a pie plate that was 50 yards away.

Hutchens recovery is nothing short of a miracle and DeSoto County residences are very excited for his return.

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