BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (CBSNewYork) – Police in Connecticut brought some joy to a child who had his bike stolen.
Tuesday, school resource officers in Bridgeport delivered a brand new bike to the boy who had his taken the day before.READ MORE: Judge Lifts Temporary Pause On Vaccine Mandate For NYC Teachers And Other City Workers, Who Now Must Be Vaccinated By Monday
Police say the boy was one of two children who were assaulted and robbed. The officers knew the children as students from the Columbus School.READ MORE: 'I Want A Proper Education': Some NYC Public School Students With Medical Exemptions From In-Person Instruction Feel They're Falling Behind
So the officers chipped in their own money to buy the new bike and helmet.
Police say the juvenile who took the boy’s bike has been arrested.MORE NEWS: Mattress Giveaway In Queens Highlights Depth Of Need That Remains 3 Weeks After Ida
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