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Brooks Co. children are get early Christmas surprise

Wesley Ross Wesley Ross
QUITMAN, GA (WALB) -

Organizations in Quitman helped give back to children in Brooks County Tuesday.

Quitman Police, Brooks County Family Connection, and Brooks County DFACS handed out toys to children Tuesday.

Brooks County Family Connection and DFACS identified children who may not get anything for Christmas and then the two organizations, along with the police department, began raising money to purchase toys for the children

"We had a lot of donors with this, a lot of sponsors for it, and we sure do appreciate everyone that gave to this effort and has supplied the community with lots of toys" said Quitman Police Chief Wesley Ross.

In all, around 2,000 toys were handed out to over 450 children.

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