President Trump thanks Marysville officer who took time to pick up fallen American flag on July 4th

President Trump thanks Marysville officer who took time to pick up fallen American flag on July 4th

Photo is video-still from Ben Rieman. 

MARYSVILLE, Wash. — On the Fourth of July, a Marysville, Washington, police officer went out of his way to stop and pick up an American flag that was touching the ground.

Resident Ben Rieman wasn’t home but said he's extremely thankful for Officer Dave Negron’s respectful gesture.

Video, from Ben Rieman, was shared with KIRO 7 News.

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Marysville officer picks up fallen flag

On the Fourth of July, a Marysville, Washington, police officer went out of his way to stop and pick up an American flag that was touching the ground. Resident Ben Rieman wasn’t home but said he's extremely thankful for Officer Dave Negron’s respectful gesture. 👮🏻‍♂️🇺🇸❤️ This video comes from Ben Rieman.

Posted by KIRO 7 News on Thursday, July 5, 2018

On Sunday, President Trump thanked Officer Dave Negron for the gesture on his official instagram account:

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