December 10, 2009 (ELMHURST, Ill.) --Two west suburban police officers receive a hero's welcome as they returned home from Afghanistan. Elmhurst Police officers Michael Pretto and Alan Webb recently returned to the force. Both are members of the Illinois National Guard 634th Security Forces Company out of Joliet, Illinois.
The officers were in Afghanistan from October 2008 until last August as part of a security force. Upon their return, they presented the Elmhurst Police Department with a flag and a plaque.