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Kids receive Christmas gifts Saturday

Mark Martin purchases a teddy bear Saturday for a child as part of the Sharp County Shop with a Cop program. (Source: Sharp County Shop with a Cop Facebook Page) Mark Martin purchases a teddy bear Saturday for a child as part of the Sharp County Shop with a Cop program. (Source: Sharp County Shop with a Cop Facebook Page)
Law enforcement throughout Sharp County spent their Saturday buying Christmas gifts for area children. At least 130 area children were helped through the Shop with a Cop program. (Source: Sharp County Shop with a Cop Facebook Page) Law enforcement throughout Sharp County spent their Saturday buying Christmas gifts for area children. At least 130 area children were helped through the Shop with a Cop program. (Source: Sharp County Shop with a Cop Facebook Page)
ASH FLAT, AR (KAIT) -

At least 130 children in Sharp County will have a brighter Christmas after an event Saturday at the Walmart in Ash Flat. 

The Sharp County Shop with a Cop program helped to purchase the gifts for the children through donations from the public and area businesses.

On Saturday, law enforcement and a couple of special guests, Santa Claus and NASCAR driver and Batesville native Mark Martin, walked through the aisles to buy the gifts. 

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