Grab a tissue 🤧 and listen to this story from the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office. It was another day on the job for the officer on duty.
He had just left District 16 and headed south on Jog Road into District 6. As he approached Lake Worth Road, He realized he needed to respond to some text messages from the citizens they were assisting. The officer intended to pull into the Target parking lot but was unable to pass because of the flow of traffic. As he continued east on Lake Worth Rd, the officer pulled into the Office Depot parking lot. At that time, he began to respond and follow the families they were helping. The officer then noticed a van parked about 25 yards from where he was. He then noticed a van parked about 24 yards from where he was.
The officer continued to answer the messages, he then noticed the door open. The officer saw a small child come out while the door remained open. Then another kid gets out of the van. They were both sitting on the ground next to the van, another child got out of the van followed by two more children. In total, the officer saw five children sitting on the ground.