So where is Timothy McCarthy now?
After spending several hours in surgery following the shooting to remove the round from his abdomen, McCarthy made a full recovery. In 1993 he retired from the Secret Service after running the Chicago office for several years. Since 1994 he has been Police chief of Orland Park Illinois.
|(left) March 30, 1981: Agent McCarthy after taking a bullet protecting the President and (right) in a recent photo.|