44 Children Get to Shop with a Cop
Last updated 12/18/2019 at 10:01am
It was fun, exciting and filled with anticipation! Everyone loves the sound of children laughing while they run around, eyes wide open as their Christmas dreams come true. Well, it happened and we were there. On Dec. 10, 44 children went Christmas shopping during the Lake Wales Police Officers Association's annual Shop with a Cop event at the Lake Wales Wal-Mart.
The gathering began at 6 p.m. where parents signed their children in, snacks were served and families were assigned to their officer to take them shopping. Once the assignments were complete, the excitement of shopping began. Child...