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St. Louis County officer receiving Purple Heart award after being shot

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Officer Cody Goodwin speaking to News 4's Paige Hulsey. Credit: KMOV Officer Cody Goodwin speaking to News 4's Paige Hulsey. Credit: KMOV

ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – A St. Louis County police officer who was shot while on duty will receive a Purple Heart award Wednesday.

Officer Cody Goodwin was one month into his job when he was shot while serving an arrest warrant in north St. Louis County in October 2016.

Read: St. Louis County Police officer shares harrowing story of night he got shot

Officer Goodwin was shot in the line of duty just two weeks after his colleague, Blake Snyder, was killed. 

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