Wounded officer receives visit from Chris Stapleton

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (WKYT) - Country music star and Kentucky native Chris Stapleton visited a police officer who was shot in the face.

Officer Michael Harris was shot by a suspect he was chasing, but he continued the chase and ended up helping shoot and kill the suspect.

Officials with the sheriff's office in Jacksonville, Fla., said Stapleton heard about the injury and wanted to meet him while in town for a concert.

Stapleton grew up in Johnson County, Ky.

Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station. powered by Disqus