Old man drops items at Walmart, mom breaks down when she learns he tricked her into helping.

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Old man drops items at Walmart, mom breaks down when she learns he tricked her into helping.

Bill Greenham, an elderly WWII veteran, was standing in front of a Walmart in Florida when his bags gave out and his groceries spilled out on the ground.

Bill needed help picking up his items, so when Melissa Whittington and her stepson Phillip helped, he was grateful.

Melissa and Bill got to talking, along with another bystander. Melissa told them it was Phillip’s birthday. Unfortunately, they just fixed his glasses and the family couldn’t afford presents for him since times were so hard.

Luckily, Bill wasn’t just there to go shopping — he was a volunteer with the North Port Police Department, who had placed hidden cameras in the parking lot to capture who helped Bill out as part of an “Operation Santa.” Watch how they rewarded Phillip, and the others who took a moment to help someone when they needed it…








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