Officer injured in cruiser crash coming home

Officer Cody Gentry (Source: Blytheville Police Dept.)
Officer Cody Gentry (Source: Blytheville Police Dept.)

BLYTHEVILLE, AR (KAIT) - A Region 8 police officer injured in a cruiser crash is finally coming home.

In January Blytheville Police Officer Cody Gentry was seriously injured when he crashed his cruiser while responding to a reported robbery.  After spending several weeks at The Med in Memphis he was transported to a rehabilitation hospital in Atlanta.

Region 8 News has learned that Officer Gentry will be returning home to Blytheville on May 13.

We will continue to track his recovery and bring you more details as they become available.

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