Update On Waseca Police Officer Arik Matson
The family of Waseca Police Officer Arik Matson offered a short update on his Go Fund Me page Monday afternoon.
According to the page, Matson is still in the ICU, but is steadily improving:
"January 13th update: Arik is still in the ICU, but he has been steadily improving. Things are moving in the right direction but he has a long road of recovery and therapy in front of him. Any support and prayers are greatly appreciated. "
On January 6th, Officer Matson was shot in the line of duty and is currently at North Memorial Health Hospital in Robbinsdale.
As of Noon on Monday, January 13th, donations have reached to $163,884, while the goal set at raising $250,000 for the family. If you are interested in donating, you can do so HERE. The money used will help the family with medical expenses and everyday needs.
The brother of the accused shooter responded to the shooting in a powerful Facebook message.