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Deputy thanked for act of kindness

Liberty County Sheriff Steve Sikes praised one of his deputies who went above and beyond the regular call of duty.

Wednesday shortly after 3:30 pm.  Deputy Shane Martin spotted a man who was having difficulties crossing Fraser Street after the battery had died on his electric wheelchair. The man was trying to get to Diversity Health Center

Deputy Martin exited his vehicle and promptly assisted the man to his destination.

Witnesses posted the act of kindness on Facebook.

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