Two police officers from Fort Worth, Texas, chipped in to buy a new air conditioning unit for an elderly World War II veteran. The officers made the purchases after responding to a call for help from the former warrior.
When 95-year-old Julius Hatley woke up Thursday morning, he found himself drenched in sweat. His air conditioner had failed and the temperature inside his home had already climbed to 85 degrees in the Texas heat. Not knowing what to do, and fearing for his health, he called 911 and two Fort Worth police officers, William Margolis and Christopher Wei, were dispatched to help him, Fox 4 reported.
When the officers arrived at Hatley’s home, they decided to replace the broken air conditioner with a new unit.
“I talked to my partner and I talked to the gentleman and said, ‘Look, we’re going to help you out. I’ll be back in…