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Garner Police Department names 9-year-old as honorary officer

Posted February 11

— The Garner Police Department added a special new recruit to its ranks Saturday. The Department and Make-A-Wish Eastern North Carolina named 9-year-old Khamari Campbell an honorary Garner police officer.

Last September Khamari was diagnosed with a brain tumor, and the event was Khamari's wish as he has always wanted to be a police officer.

He has been part of the Police Athletic and Activities League since the third grade. He is now in the fourth grade at Creech Road Elementary School.


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