“Shop with a Cop” happening at Walmart in Iberville Parish

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Image courtesy of Raychelle Riley

PLAQUEMINE, La. (BRPROUD) – The Iberville Parish Sheriff’s Office took part in a special event called “Shop with a Cop” on Tuesday morning.

The schools in Plaquemine chose students to take part in this event.

At 9:30 a.m., deputies with the Iberville Parish Sheriff’s Office joined the kids at the Walmart in Plaquemine.

Santa Claus even showed up to help at the event.

Image courtesy of Raychelle Riley

According to the Iberville Parish Sheriff’s Office, everyone checked out at the same register.

This community event started in 2012 when the sheriff’s office raised money, purchased toys and gave them to the parents of children in need.

“Shop with a Cop” is following that path by bringing deputies together with children in the community for a positive purpose.

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