Police officer delivers pizza to homeless man

Posted at 10:30 PM, Sep 10, 2015
and last updated 2015-09-10 22:30:38-04

MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – A police officer who found a homeless man sleeping on the side of the road brought pizza and soda to the man this week, Middletown police posted on Facebook.

“This photo makes us sad and happy all at the same time,” police wrote on the post with Officer Jason Deaton.

“Sometimes we all just need a little help,” police continued. “Do us a favor, be kind to each other, take some time today and pay it forward. You never know what someone may be going through.”

Chief Rodney Muterspaw wrote that he was “proud” of the department’s staff.

“They truly go above and beyond,” Muterspaw wrote.

The post has been shared thousands of times.


This photo makes us sad and happy all at the same time. Officer Deaton gave some pizza and soda to a homeless man that...

Posted by Middletown Division of Police on Wednesday, September 9, 2015