SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – A Sacramento County deputy went the extra mile to brighten the day of a man who recently lost his job.
The Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department says they were recently contacted by a concerned citizen who wanted deputies to check up on a man who lived alone. The concerned person believed the man had not eaten in a few weeks.READ MORE: Redding Man Pleads Guilty To Setting Fires In Shasta-Trinity National Forest
Deputies went to do a welfare check and discovered that the man had recently lost his job.
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The man said he only had enough money for rent and utilities. Deputies took a look at his fridge and found it empty.
Without being asked, Deputy Brunmier drove to a nearby grocery store and bought some groceries. Brunmier then delivered it and told the man he’d come back tomorrow to check up on him.MORE NEWS: PHOTOS: Fire Rips Through Turlock Home, Displaces Family
Deputies say the man was grateful for the kindness and for who Brunmier went above and beyond for him.