Wichita family wants to thank officer for act of kindness

WICHITA, Kan. (KAKE) -

A Wichita family would like to thank an officer for his act of kindness.

Jimmy Thompson posted a photo of a Wichita Police Officer mowing the lawn of his elderly aunt, who lives near Pawnee and Seneca. Thompson wanted to find the officer to express his gratitude.

Hundreds of people have liked and shared the photo online.

Wichita Police Chief Gordon Ramsay shared the photo as well. “This was passed along to me today...looks like good hearted Officer Josh Lewis is helping out a resident on his beat in South City. Nice work Officer Lewis!!”

Lewis was raised in Wellington, Kan. Friends say they are not surprised by him stepping up to help.