Injured Chattanooga officer’s family says he’s doing well and in good spirits

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Dennis Pedigo (Photo: Chattanooga Police)

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – The family of the officer injured in Thursday’s attack that left four Marines dead said he is doing well and in good spirits.

The family identified the injured officer as Dennis Pedigo. They released this statement:

Dennis Pedigo is doing well, he is in good spirits, he and the family would like to thank the community for their thoughts and prayers.

Our family’s thoughts and prayers are with the families of the Marines that lost their lives yesterday.

During this time the family would ask that you please respect Dennis and Melanie’s privacy.