NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A Long Island man is back home with his family after spending over 70 days in the hospital with COVID-19.David Gilbert, Man Convicted In Deadly 1981 Bank Heist In Rockland County, Granted Parole
He wasted no time hugging his wife and two young daughters.READ MORE: What's Causing Record Flooding? Experts Say Missing, Dying Trees Are One Reason
“Very emotional to see my kids again because I haven’t seen them in close to three months. You know, it’s only so much Facetime can do. I’m just happy and blessed to be home with my girls,” Hercules said.MORE NEWS: Candidate Conversations: Eric Adams
He was first hospitalized in January and was there for 72 days, battling COVID-pneumonia.