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Doctors: Police officer stabbed in neck at airport recovering well

Doctors: Police officer stabbed in neck at airport recovering well

The Flint, Mich., airport police officer stabbed in the neck during what authorities are investigating as a terrorist act is recovering well from a 12-inch slash that caused significant bleeding but spared major arteries and a nerve by "millimeters," one of his doctors said Friday.

Hurley Medical Center doctors said during a news conference that Bishop International Airport police Lt. Jeff Neville could be released from the hospital within a couple days. Dr. Donald Scholten said Neville was making good progress after being cuton right side of his neck from beside his Adam's apple to the angle of his jaw.

"This was a matter of millimeters," Scholten said....

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