Delacruz explained to the Caperton’s two young boys that he also had to pull over Santa the night before for the same offense.
Decherd Police Officer Tristian Delacruz. Connecting with the community.
“I told [Santa] that he had to slow it down just a tad bit,” said Delacruz. “He said, ‘You know what? You’re going to pull over a black Toyota today for their speed and their going to have two younger boys in their car, and I want you to give them this.’”
Delacruz is then seen giving the children toy cars and an action figure.
“Officer Delacruz was extremely kind and helped bring a little more Christmas cheer to our day,” Caperton told the news station. “[The video] was a good opportunity to remind people of the sacrifice some people have to make on holiday when they can not [sic] be with their families as they are helping protect ours.”