The name of the officer who was shot has not been released yet. However, the Police Department is happy to say that the bullet entered and exited with minimal damage.
The officer is conscious and states that he is okay and stable. He is in pain, as can be expected, but reports that doctors don't anticipate surgery at this time. He would like to thank all who have expressed their concern and have tried to contact him, but ask that all please understand that he needs this initial time to recover.