Wounded DPD Officer Crystal Almeida Released From Hospital

Chelsea Wade
May 21, 2018 - 6:25 am
Dallas Police

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DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - A police officer who was hurt in a shooting nearly a month ago is out of the hospital.

Dallas Police Officer Crystal Almeida was greeted by a line of officers as she left Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital and returned home Saturday. 

Almeida was shot while questioning a suspected shoplifter at a Home Depot. Her partner, Rogelio Santander, died in the shooting.

Security guard Scott Painter was also shot. He was released from the hospital last week.