Boy’s dying wish to become a police officer is fulfilled

Photo: Make-A-Wish

Photo: Make-A-Wish

WILMINGTON, Del. — The dying wish of a 5-year-old boy has been fulfilled.

Angel Zamora was granted his wish by the Make-A-Wish foundation.

For one day, he was an official member of the New Castle County Police Department.

Angel has an inoperable brain tumor according to WTFX-TV.

Angel Zamora

Angel Zamora

He was diagnosed in February.

His mother, Sandra Gutierrez, said, “The type of cancer he has, they don’t live over a year. But every day we’re making it special for him. Every day’s a blessing.”

New Castle County Police Col. E.M. Setting said, “When we wake up in the morning, we want to do something good. This was something good.”