Retired CPD officer honored after shooting

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Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Retired CPD officer honored after shooting
Fred Coffey, a former deputy chief in the Chicago Police , was honored Nov. 15, 2016 by the Chicago Police Memorial Foundation.
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CHICAGO (WLS) -- A retired Chicago police officer who was seriously injured when he was shot in September was honored on Tuesday.

Fred Coffey, a former deputy chief in the Chicago Police Department, was shot by a documented gang member who tried to rob him. The suspect was later arrested.

Coffey received the Officer of the Month award from the Chicago Police Memorial Foundation.