That cutie to the left is 7-year-old Detroit resident Alexis Goggins. You may remember Alexis from her heroism around the holiday season: During an armed assault on her mom Seliethia by an estranged boyfriend, Alexis jumped in front of the gun, and was shot six times. (Her mother was shot twice.) The good news is that the spunky schoolkid is officially on the mend: On February 7, following two months in the hospital and six surgeries, Alexis left the hospital. She returns twice a week for physical therapy to help with her hand-eye coordination, and will soon be fitted with an artificial eye (her right eye was hit by a bullet and destroyed).
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