Florida Cop Buys Groceries for Mom Caught Shoplifting Food

Police Officer Vicki Thomas bought $100 worth of groceries for the struggling mother of three.
1:08 | 10/23/13

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A Florida woman who attempted to shoplift -- -- to feed her starving children. Received a helping hand for -- community and it all started. With a police officer Miami Dade police officers -- -- Thomas decided not to arrest Jessica Robles. After catching her try to make off with the 300 dollar halt instead. She bought her the groceries. And made the decision to buy her some questions because arresting her was even solve the problem -- their children didn't. So -- -- in many fathers and -- -- hundred dollars worth the grocers to. That kind act. Set off a wave of kindness and community members cited kitchen help Jessica Robles Peter family. And the struggling mother and her children. Are now thankful for thomas' actions. -- that it's -- -- -- -- but the bottom of ever think it does so named much into English. And have very painful. One business owner hurt this story. And even called -- in for interview for an open position this company. And in the end she got the job.

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