Deputy Dempsey undergoings skull replacement surgery

Dave Dempsey
Used with permission by Amy Dempsey
Used with permission by Amy Dempsey

GREENVILLE, SC (WSPA)- Greenville County Sheriff’s Deputy Dave Dempsey will have surgery to replace a piece of his skull, Wednesday.

Sheriff’s Deputy Dempsey was shot in December in the line of duty.

His wife posted on Facebook about Dempsey’s surgery.

She says she’s praising God for the progress Dave has made in his recovery in the past five months.

She says the surgery is done.

The skull is intact with 3 screws with a Platinum mesh where the bullet fractured his skull.


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