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'I love you and stay relentless' | Police Chief Raymond Garivey brought to tears by gift from family, Officer Abigail Arias

The gift was from his granddaughter, and his wife and daughter had Abigail record her message for him a few months ago.

FREEPORT, Texas — Freeport Police Chief Raymond Garivey was brought to tears by a special gift from his family and a message from the late Officer Abigail Arias.

The chief posted a video on Facebook with an enlarged photo of him and Officer Abigail in their police uniforms. The 7-year-old honorary officer and Texas Ranger passed away in November.

Tap here to watch his video.

Garivey explained that the photo was a gift from his granddaughter Kailey, and his wife and daughter Britney had Abigail record a message for him a few months ago.

“Keith, I love you and stay relentless,” Abigail said in the recording.

“I love you too,” the chief said. “I miss you too.”


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Here is his full message from social media:

“Wanted to share this wonderful Christmas gift from my granddaughter Kailey. My wife and my daughter Britney had Abigail record her voice for me a couple of months ago in anticipation for this beautiful Christmas gift. I only wish she was here with me to enjoy it together. I miss you so much kiddo! #StayRelentlessГ58


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