Texas cops praised after act of kindness goes viral
The two officers were spotted in line at a local grocery store in full uniform with a basket full of groceries
By Austin Prickett
VICTORIA, Texas — Senior Officer Bryan Knief and Cadet Officer Anthony Vacarro were on duty last weekend when they were called out to a Victoria home. The officers noticed the family had no food and decided to buy some for them.
The two officers, from Victoria, Texas, were spotted in line at a local grocery store in full uniform with a basket full of groceries.
Rebecca Vasquez snapped the picture of the officers and posted it on Facebook. Since then the picture has created quite the buzz.
Full Story: Texas officers buy food for family in need
Recommended for you
Join the discussion
PoliceOne top 5
- DC cops' body cams won't be on while they monitor inauguration demonstrators
- Slain Fla. officer's cuffs used to arrest suspect
- Pa. cop sues Wal-Mart over termination for carrying gun on duty
- Details emerge in shooting of Ariz. trooper by driver he sought to help
- Texas cops don cowboy hats with uniforms