Munley was shot in the exchange of fire but not before shooting Hasan four times. She was in stable condition after undergoing surgery, according to Lt. Gen. Robert Cone.

Military officials described Munley as an aggressive officer whose heroic actions saved lives, reports Teague.

In an ABC interview, Cone said Munley was “one of our most impressive young policemen.”

“She walked up and basically engaged him. I think, certainly, this could’ve been far worse.”