12 year old boy in Texarkana wins Meritorious Citizen Award

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Texarkana boys wins Award
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Mayor Bob Bruggeman and the Texarkana Texas Fire Department honored 12 year old Abel Hendrix Monday night  with a Meritorious Citizen Award, the City of Texarkana, Tx., said.

Texarkana, Tx., city officials said that Abel was instrumental in calling 911 when he noticed a house fire in his neighborhood and knew someone was inside.

12 year old boy ran 2 blocks to get a phone

He ran over 2 blocks home to get a phone from his grandmother to make the call, The City of Texarkana, Texas said.
Texarkana boys wins Award.
“Thank you Abel for your heroic efforts,” the City of Texarkana, Tx., posted on social media.