ROCK HILL, Mo. (KMOX) - It has been nine years to the day since former Rock Hill Police Officer Mathew Crosby was shot and paralyzed in the line of duty.
Project Hurt, a local nonprofit dedicated to helping first responders mentally heal, posted to celebrate Crosby's "Alive Day."
The Facebook post thanked the officer, for "always reminds us to be upbeat and keep moving forward!!"
Multiple commentors on the post also called Crosby an "inspiration."
On April 8, 2010, Crosby was wounded while responding to a domestic disturbance call in Rock Hill. A bullet struck Crosby in the left shoulder and lodged in his spine, leaving him paralyzed.
You can learn how to help more at CrosbyCrew.org.
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