Cops thankful result of first officer shooting not worse
The recent shooting that left Woodbury police Sgt. Omar Maklad injured marked a somber first for the department.
Police Chief Lee Vague said that was the first time a Woodbury officer was shot while on duty. Vague said public safety officials were relieved that Maklad's injuries were not more severe and that he is expected to make a full recovery.
That wasn't clear in the moments after the April 15 shootout.