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Florida deputy shields student in wheelchair from rain in sweet moment

Posted at 7:36 PM, Sep 10, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-10 19:36:49-04

CITRUS COUNTY, Fla. (WTXL) — A touching photo of a Florida deputy shielding a child from the rain as the student gets off the bus is making the rounds on social media.

The Citrus County Sheriff's Office posted the photo to Facebook. The photo shows a young student getting off the bus using the school bus wheelchair lift while the rain is pouring down.

The school resource officer is seen holding his umbrella over the child to shield the student from the rain.

It was a heartfelt moment captioned with "RAIN OR SHINE - Our SRDs will be there for you. We have you covered at all times. 💙 Let's make this another great school week! Be safe."