BRADLEY, Ill. — A Bradley police officer who was critically wounded in a shooting nearly a year ago was welcomed home on Wednesday.
Officer Tyler Bailey and Sgt. Marlene Rittmanic were shot last December while responding to a call at a Comfort Inn.
Rittmanic was killed Bailey spent more than three weeks in intensive care.
The community welcomed Bailey back home with a parade on Thursday through Peotone, Manteno and Bradley.
Seven people have been charged in connection with the case.