East Grand Forks Police Officer walks after heart transplant

Updated: May. 26, 2021 at 11:45 PM CDT
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FARGO, N.D. (Valley News Live) - A sergeant from the East Grand Forks Police Department received a heart transplant at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester Minnesota, and took his first steps on Wednesday.

According to a Facebook post from the East Grand Forks Police Department Sgt. Tony Hart is moving to the next stage of his recovery and is out of the hospital.

He will have to spend a few more weeks in Rochester as he undergoes some tests.

Law enforcement from Rochester, Olmsted County, and the Minnesota State Patrol lined up to show their support.

If you’d like to donate to Sgt. Hart’s growing medical bills you can mail or drop off a donation to the at the East Grand Forks Police Department at 520 Demers Ave, East Grand Forks, MN 56721, in care of Tony Hart.

You can also VENMO to the account: EGFPD-Association.

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