Parker police thank 9-year-old who turned in envelope of cash

PARKER, Colo. — The Parker Police Department thanked a 9-year-old girl who found an envelope of cash while walking home from school.

Police said Avalon found an envelope full of more than $200 cash and turned it in to police.

“We rewarded Avalon with our first ever Citizen of the Day award,” police wrote on Facebook. “It was great to see how proud Avalon’s mom and Dad were of her as we toured the Police Department.

“After receiving her certificate from Chief King and Deputy Chief Tsurapas, she met several of our Officers, K-9 Kato and got to climb in a patrol car.”

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