Metro officer receives standing ovation at Predators game

(Courtesy: Metro Nashville Police Department)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A Metro Nashville police officer who was wounded on the job was honored Thursday night at the Predators game.

Officer Terrance McBride received a standing ovation at Bridgestone Arena.

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Mayor Megan Barry was also there to greet and thank the officer.

McBride was shot last month while checking out a citizen’s tip on a suspect with outstanding warrants.

He spent several days at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, where he underwent surgery. Officer McBride is now recovering at home.