Marco Island Police Chief Don Hunter was admitted to a local hospital Friday evening after suffering a shoulder injury at the gym.
In a statement, Melissa Hunter, Don Hunter’s wife, said Hunter is “under the care of excellent doctors and nurses while he is in a lot of pain.”
“He is in good spirits and looking forward to being released soon,” she said. “Don and I greatly appreciate the community’s wishes for his speedy recovery.”
The family and the Marco Island Police Department asked that the Hunter family’s wishes for privacy be respected.