Charleston, WV officer uses own money to buy bikes for kids

Charleston, WV officer uses own money to buy bikes for kids

CHARLESTON, WV (WOWK)- A Charleston Police officer helped make the holiday season a little brighter for local kids. 

Charleston Police Cpl. Smith purchased four bicycles for children on Charleston's East End. Saturday, Cpl. Smith gave kids the bikes and they presented him with thank you cards. 

Charleston Police Department's Community Services Facebook Page said:

"I don’t even know how to explain this guy. When our Roosevelt neighbors had no bicycles CPD’s own Cpl. Smith purchased four bicycles for the children. They received their bikes today and presented Cpl. Smith with some thank you cards. Big heart from a very strong man! Making Charleston proud and Christmas better for this family."


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