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Officer gives homeless man his shoes

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INDIANAPOLIS (FOX 32 News) - A police officer in Indiana went beyond the call of duty to make one homeless man's day.

The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police officer was working when he noticed a homeless man sitting on a bench barefoot, according to a report from FOX 59 Indianapolis. Officer Pat Smiley then did something that warmed the hearts of many - he went back to his car, grabbed a pair of his shoes and gave them to the man!

And Officer Smiley's gesture ended up helping the man more than he imagined.

Officer Smiley works with an outreach group that offers mental health services to the homeless. After receiving the shoes, the homeless man voluntarily asked for a mental health treatment.

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