Son delivers retiring officer’s last 10-7

Son delivers retiring officer’s last 10-7
Little did Corporal Roy Martin know that his son, Corporal Billy Martin of the Arkansas State Police, would give him his last 10-7.

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - After 31 years of service, Arkansas Highway Police Corporal Roy Martin made his final call this week.

Little did he know that his son, Corporal Billy Martin of the Arkansas State Police, would give him his last 10-7.

Both men fought back tears, as you can see by the video ASP shared on social media:

Arkansas Law Enforcement Family gets special retirement 10-7.

If you come from a law enforcement family, you always have an understanding of the bond it brings. If you don't, here is your proof. Yesterday Arkansas Highway Police Corporal Roy Martin retired after 31 years of service to the citizens of Arkansas. His son, Corporal Billy Martin of the Arkansas State Police had the opportunity to give his father his last 10-7 call on the radio. This was a surprise to Cpl. Martin, who had no idea his son would be on the other end of the radio. The Arkansas State Police wishes Arkansas Highway Police Corporal Roy Martin a wonderful retirement, and we thank you for your service to the state of Arkansas!

Posted by Arkansas State Police on Wednesday, February 6, 2019

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