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Lawrence community helps Riley Hospital Kid get special bike on Mashala Day

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Posted at 11:22 AM, Sep 01, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-01 11:22:25-04

INDIANAPOLIS — The community and several agencies in Lawrence and on the east side of Indianapolis came together to help donate a bike to a 7-year-old Riley Hospital Kid.

Mashala, a 7-year-old, has always wanted her own bike and has been fascinated with police.

When Lawrence Police Department officers and local organizations learned of Mashala's wish, they stepped in to help get her a special bike.

On Saturday, IMPD East District officers took Mashala to the Lawrence Police Department where she was given the bike.

Lawrence proclaimed Saturday, Aug. 31 as Mashala Day.

You can read more about Mashala's story in the IMPD East District Facebook post below: