Veteran Army Staff Sgt. Oliver "Ollie" Hughes

Published at 10:01 p.m. on April 10, 2014 | Modified at 10:45 p.m. on April 10, 2014

Army veteran Ollie Hughes was injured while deployed in Ghazni, Afghanistan in 2011. His family received a free home in Fuquay-Varina from Operation:Coming Home. He talks about his injury during a ceremony April 10, 2014 where he got his house key. Staff video by Aliana Ramos, aramos@newsobserver.com

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