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Officer honored for actions after being shot

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A LouisvilleMetro police officer shot in the line of duty was honored for his actions.

Officer Lamont Washingtonwas shot in the head and chest while answering a call of a home invasion.

Fortunately, the bulletthat hit his chest hit his badge and then his bullet proof vest.

He was honored Thursday bythe Metro Council.

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