Video: Texas cop rescues autistic child from busy road
A North Texas mother is calling a police officer a hero after he saved her son from a dangerous situation
PLANO, Texas — A North Texas mother is calling a police officer a hero after he saved her son from a dangerous situation.
Alma Brooks' 8-year-old son, Bradley, suffers from a form of autism that does not allow him to communicate.
On the evening of July 7, he slipped out of the house while his grandfather was cooking and ran onto Parker Road.
Full Story: Officer rescues boy from busy Plano road
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