Irondale police officer returns home after fighting COVID-19

Local News
October 02 2021 06:00 pm

IRONDALE, Ala. (WIAT) — Irondale Police Officer Matthew Batson returned home from the hospital Sunday after fighting COVID-19.

Officer Matthew Batson returns home. (Courtesy of Irondale Police Department)

Detective Mike Mangina with the Irondale Police Department said that Batson first went to the hospital on August 6.

According to Mangina, Batson has been on the force for around 2 years and that “he is one of our great new officers.”

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