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5-year-old uses birthday to help community

Posted at 8:35 AM, Mar 08, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-08 11:21:21-05

BROKEN ARROW, Okla. - A 5-year-old boy's birthday wish is coming true. Purchasing whistles for the Broken Arrow Police Department.

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Asher said he originally wanted to hire a scientist to build laser bullets, but in the end decided to compromise and buy whistles for the department.

The GoFundMe page has already raised $1,280 of the $1,200 goal.

The whistles are handed out by the department to the elderly and children in case of a disaster. The whistles are also used to call for help in the event of a crime.

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