Teenager, 17, shot by San Antonio cop in McDonald’s parking lot finally returns home – after weeks of painstaking treatment in hospital
- Erik Cantu was able to enjoy Thanksgiving from his home almost two months after the incident
- Cantu’s parents are ‘overjoyed at his progress’ but say that he ‘still has a long road to recovery’
- A GoFundMe account for the teenager has raised $47,000 so far
The family of a teenager who was left fighting for his life after being shot by a San Antonio cop in a McDonald’s parking lot have said their ‘prayers have been answered’ after he was finally released from hospital.
Erik Cantu, 17, returned in time for Thanksgiving, having arrived home almost two months after the incident, his family confirmed in a statement Wednesday.