Shot Kamloops Mountie back on the job
KAMLOOPS, B.C. – More than a year after he was shot and seriously wounded at a traffic stop, Kamloops RCMP Cpl. Jean-Rene Michaud is back on the job.
Supt. Brad Mueller says Michaud has returned to work in a limited capacity, working part-time on administrative duties.
Mueller says Michaud’s return is a positive step that has been good for morale in the force.
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Michaud was shot in the early-morning hours of Dec. 3, 2014, shortly after pulling over a vehicle.
Kenneth Knutson was arrested after a 12-hour manhunt and is facing an attempted murder charge.
A lawyer for Knutson has said a guilty plea will be entered in March.