DEPOSIT, NY – A New York State Trooper who was shot in the arm while responding to a domestic dispute in Deposit last week has been released from the hospital.
Trooper Ryan Thorp, a 3 year veteran of State Police, was wheeled out of Wilson Hospital in Johnson City today after spending a week recovering from his wounds.
Thorp stood up and fist bumped his fellow Troopers who were applauding his release.
Police have charged 44 year-old Scott Mawhiney with attempted murder for allegedly shooting Thorp with a shotgun along Sunrise Terrace in Deposit last Wednesday evening.
Thorp will continue his recovery at home.