Woman makes Beaufort police officer "Facebook famous"

Woman makes Beaufort police officer "Facebook famous"

BEAUFORT, SC (WTOC) - A woman's Facebook picture of a Beaufort police officer has gone viral.

Amy Neel posted the picture on Fri., Nov. 20. It shows First Sergeant Patrick Schmucker. In the post, Neel said she wanted to make the officer "Facebook famous" for doing something she considered above and beyond.

After driving more than 21 hours for a graduation at Parris Island, Neel said she lost her wallet. Long story short, someone found it and gave it to Schmucker. He waited for Neel to return and gave her the wallet.

"I told him how amazing he was and that he does make a difference and that I love the police ....like 100 times!," Neel wrote.

Neel has been successful in making Officer Schmucker "Facebook famous." As of Monday afternoon, the picture had been shared more than 12,300 times.

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