WATCH: Newark police officer leaves hospital to cheers after beating the coronavirus

A 51-year-old Newark police lieutenant was released from a city hospital Wednesday afternoon after a battling the coronavirus since late April.

Hector Arocho, who was been with the department since 1996, left Newark Beth Israel Medical Center after nearly two weeks of treatment due to COVID-19 symptoms, the Newark Police Department announced Wednesday. Read More.

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