Officer Gene Cassidy was shot 25 years ago fighting crime on the streets of the Western District. He survived and thrived as a teacher at the police academy, even though a bullet to the face took his eyesight. Now, so many years later, Gene Cassidy finds his life is on the line again.
Gene Cassidy needs a liver transplant. He unknowingly contracted Hepatitis C all those years ago from blood transfusions to save his life.
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