BRANFORD — A little girl who had her scooter stolen received a new one from a police officer who went above and beyond the call of duty.
Branford police shared the post Friday on Facebook from the grateful recipient thanking the officer responsible for the new scooter.
“Thank you to Officer Dionne of the Branford Police Department for surprising my baby girl with a new scooter!!!” said Alexis Sansone in the post. “Words can’t begin to describe how your kindness impacted us tonight. It’s something we will carry forever. I think Sophia’s reaction spoke for herself.”
In surprise ending, the original scooter was found and returned to the family.