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Police, Tulsa Zoo help brighten fallen firefighter's daughter day after birthday surprise disappears

Posted at 4:01 AM, Apr 24, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-24 12:46:53-04

TULSA — On Tuesday, we told you the story of how a kind gesture for a fallen Tulsa firefighter's young daughter turned sour.

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Nearly 100 pink flamingos decorated the yard of Reese Phillips' yard, which was meant to cheer her up, but they disappeared from 111th Street.

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Now the Tulsa Police Department has decided to reach out to the Tulsa Zoo to brighten her day.

Zoo officials are inviting Reese, her mother and friends for a free day at the zoo, and get the chance to meet with zoo keepers and hangout with actual flamingos.

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