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Brian Nicholson, Deseret News
From left, Roy officer Val Truscott and Ogden officers Erick Gonnuscio and Bruce Gaertner read a book to kids in an after school program after they presented them with a basket of Thank You notes at Lincoln Elementary in Ogden Thursday, February 9, 2012.

Neo Dunn trains his eyes behind him as he works on a thank-you card with Ogden police officer Bruce Gaertner and other kids in an after-school program at Lincoln Elementary on Thursday. In the aftermath of the tragic shooting of six police officers in Ogden last month, some local elementary students wanted to send best wishes to surviving officers and thanks to the police department.