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Officer Delivers Groceries to Grandma Caught Stealing Eggs


On Wednesday, Tarrant (Ala.) PD police delivered two truckloads of groceries to Helen Johnson, who on Saturday was caught stealing five eggs from the store to feed her hungry family. Instead of arresting Johnson, Officer William Stacy bought her a carton of eggs and sent her home with the promise she'd never shoplift again. More Here.

December 12, 2014
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Bob Cahill @ 12/13/2014 7:31 AM

Fantastic thing to do Officer Stacy!
Bob
MCSO
Dayton, OH

Jeanne @ 12/13/2014 12:07 PM

Way to go! This sounds like the cops I know!

TheRookie @ 12/13/2014 8:08 PM

Excellent job & humanity servitude. That's what the profession is really about. There's a lot of good in the job that never is seen.

OTJ24 @ 12/19/2014 6:29 AM

What a true spirit of service Officer Stacy I am proud to have a fellow officer with the class and judgement to understand the "intent of law vs the letter of the law. Your community is truly blessed to have you protecting and serving them. I know that there are many many acts just like this that are never heard of in the media by outstanding officers just like Officer Stacy all over our country They are done out of true care for others and not for publicity but we needed this story and others like it in the worst way at this time. Thanks for a Job well done. ...OTJ

john @ 12/24/2014 10:01 AM

Where is Sharpton when this is happening???????????????

john @ 12/24/2014 10:03 AM

Where is Sharpton when this is going on????????????????

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