Injured deputy reflects on New Year’s Eve shooting, thanks community for support
CASTLE ROCK, Colo. -- One of the Douglas County sheriff's deputies who was shot and badly wounded in the deadly New Year's Eve ambush shooting is talking about his recovery, thanking the community for its support and reflecting on the toughest four months of his life. Deputy Jeff Pelle returned to work Monday and will be on light duty helping the investigations division until he's cleared to return to the patrol division.