Cops use horse sense at backpack giveaway
About a dozen children circled two officers with the Nassau police department's mounted unit Wednesday night as the cops sat atop their horses at a Hempstead Village park.
One girl asked if she could touch "Valor," the four-legged partner of Officer Joseph Morris.
A curious boy wanted to know if the officer's horse could beat comic book superhero "The Flash" in a foot and hoof race.
Another boy asked if the hardy steed could make it all the way to Florida.
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