A Stranger Stole a Child’s Bike at College, Officer Works to Make it Proper – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Price
When Caio Corona went to his son’s close by elementary college
to stroll his children residence on Monday, he seen his son’s bike wasn’t the place they’d
left it that morning.
Corona alerted the college and Prosper ISD Officer Allen Adams checked the college surveillance video.
Simply after 11:30 on Monday morning, cameras exterior Furr
Elementary captured video of a person strolling throughout the car parking zone, then as much as a
bike rack the place he grabbed a toddler’s bicycle then rode away.
Corona broke the unhealthy information to his 9-year-old son, Lucas.
“He put his arms on his face and stated, ‘however that was my bike. Why did someone should take my bike?’” recalled Corona.
saved his birthday and allowance cash to purchase the bike.
to purchase the bike together with his personal cash, he selected that bike and he bought it. The
bike was most likely lower than a 12 months previous,” stated Corona.
Officer Adams took down their data and promised to observe up. Prosper ISD police requested the general public for ideas.
Nonetheless, Officer Adams stated he couldn’t shake off Lucas’ disappointment.
disbelief that an grownup would come onto college property and take off on a toddler’s
bike,” stated Adams. “It’s very unreasonable, it’s not truthful to the kid.”
day, Adams discovered an identical bike and acquired it. He stunned Lucas with it after
“I’ve a six-year-old that I’d do something for and I’d
hope that if one thing like this had occurred to him, that someone would strive
to indicate him some kindness as nicely,” stated Adams.
“He was so excited, he was tremendous pleased, they took footage collectively,” stated Corona. “It’s one thing he’s by no means going to neglect.”
Corona stated Lucas got here away from the ordeal, impressed.
“As quickly as he received residence, he stated, ‘I need to be a detective, I need to assist individuals,’” stated Corona.
He added that his son desires to donate
his bike – if it’s ever discovered.
“That’s what he took from this, we
may assist someone else,” stated Corona.
Adams stated he’s nonetheless in search of the person who took Lucas’ bike, however is glad to know Lucas is taking consolation within the officer’s concern.
“The kid, I’m certain, was having a
onerous time understanding why someone would take his bike. On the identical time, if
we will substitute that, we will present him there may be good on the earth,” Adams stated.
“For Lucas, I believe he understands
there are unhealthy individuals wherever, however the kindness that he realized from Officer Adams
is about at all times being there for someone else,” stated Corona.