Detective stabbed by felon released from hospital

Published On: Feb 17 2013 02:45:57 PM EST   Updated On: Feb 17 2013 09:10:23 PM EST

The Miami-Dade police officer who was stabbed by a convicted sex offender in Texas has been released from the hospital. His family says he could return to South Florida in a few days. The man who stabbed him was also shot and killed early Saturday by law enforcement.