MARION COUNTY, Fla. — The Ocala Police Department surprised drivers with a festive twist for the holidays.
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Officers performed traffic stops but brought quite the joyful surprise to those behind the wheel.
Police would explain the reason for the traffic stop, but would give recipients a $100 bill instead of a citation.
All of the money donated to OPD to use for these stops was given anonymously.
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Ocala police said they were thrilled that they got to play Santa and happy to spread some Christmas cheer this holiday season.
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