Friday, July 17th, 2015
CBCNews Thunder Bay
Special Olympics torch carried by Thunder Bay Police Officer
Thunder Bay Police constable Julie Tilbury is in California Friday serving as a Guardian of the Flame of Hope for the Special Olympics World Games in Los Angeles.
Tilbury is one of 126 law enforcement officers participating in the final leg of the Law Enforcement Torch Run.
"I knew it was going to be something very special but I didn't quite realize how special it was going to be," Tilbury said.
"The group of officers from around the world that are here — there's never been a more positive place for me on the planet, and we are traveling with some spectacular Special Olympic athletes," she said.
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