The Dallas police officer wounded during a shootout two
weeks ago was released from the hospital on Friday.
Officer Joshua Burns, 30, was hit in the shoulder, chest and
leg while answering a domestic disturbance call at a northeast Dallas apartment
complex on Feb. 15.
Burns' family asked for privacy during his release from Baylor
Medical Center, so the media was not invited. Burns is a 7-year veteran of the Dallas
Rakeem Perkins, 20, was arrested and has been charged with
two counts of aggravated assault of a public servant for shooting Burns. He
remains jailed on a $2 million bond.
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