One of the officers injured in Sunday’s ambush on Baton Rouge police has been released from the hospital.
East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Deputy Bruce Simmons was being treated for injuries to his shoulder and arm at Baton Rouge General, where he underwent two surgeries. Hospital staff and supporters greeted Simmons and his family as he was released.
One deputy still remains in the hospital, Nick Tullier. He is being treated for gunshot wounds to his head and torso and is still in critical condition.