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Lufkin PD officers challenge boy to race through mall

Source: Lufkin Police Department Facebook page Source: Lufkin Police Department Facebook page
LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) -

A video of two Lufkin police officers involved in a pursuit is getting a lot of attention for all the right reasons.

The Lufkin Police Department posted a video of two of its officers challenging a boy to a powered scooter race through the Lufkin Mall.

Since the video was posted earlier this week, it has been viewed 87,393 times. As of 2 p.m. Thursday, the video had 2,394 “likes,” and it had been shared 1,683 times.

“After finishing up a theft in progress call in the Lufkin Mall, Officer Thompson and Officer Estes challenged this little guy to a race,” the Facebook post stated. “They even made fun of themselves in the process by choosing pigs as their ‘race animals.’”

Click here to watch the video.

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