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Sheriff Leroy Moody Slowly Returning to Work After Heart Attack

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SAN PATRICIO COUNTY (Kiii News) -

Longtime San Patricio County Sheriff Leroy Moody is continuing to recover from the heart attack he suffered back in September. He was back in the office for a while on Thursday.

"It's just a matter of time. He'll be back in full swing," Chief Deputy Oscar Rivera said. "He keeps up with text messages everyday. He knows what's going on, and he is very much a part of the department. I'm glad to see him doing great."

It was actually the third time the sheriff had gone back to the office since his heart attack. However, there has been no word yet as to when you plans to return to work full time.