MARCO ISLAND, FL. - Marco Island Police say Chief Don Hunter is recovering from and injury he sustained on Friday.
Hunter's wife issued the following statement: "On Friday evening, my husband Don Hunter experienced a shoulder injury while at the gym and was transported to a local hospital. He is under the care of excellent doctors and nurses and while he is in a lot of pain, he is in good spirits and looking forward to being released soon. Don and I greatly appreciate the community's wishes for his speedy recovery."
Hunter retired as Sheriff of Collier County in 2009 and joined the Marco Police Department in 2011.