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NC trooper shot during traffic stop returns home

By Associated Press
Published On: Feb 22 2013 05:58:35 AM CST
RALEIGH -

(AP) - The North Carolina Highway Patrol trooper who was shot during a traffic stop is back at home.
    
First Sgt. Jeff Gordon said Thursday that Michael Potts was released from a hospital and is resting at home with his family.
    
Potts was shot four times Monday during a traffic stop in Durham. Two people are charged in the shooting: 23-year-old Mike Edward Brady of Randolph, Vt., and Brady's girlfriend, 21-year-old Lyndsey Smith of Durham.
    
Brady is charged with assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill, while Smith is charged with being an accessory after the fact.