Police Officer Shot in the Head, On the Road to Recovery

(KEYC) — Sunday marked eight months since a Waseca police officer was shot and critically injured while in the line of duty.

Arik Matson has been recovering at multiple care facilities since the shooting. He has been at a facility near Omaha, Nebraska, since the end of March.

Megan Matson, Arik’s wife, gave an update on Arik’s condition and recovery in a post published to his CaringBridge page on Sunday.

In the post, Megan details how Arik experienced two consecutive grand mal seizures on Aug. 9. He was taken to a hospital in the Omaha area and treated by doctors before returning to his rehabilitation facility approximately two days later. CONTINUE