A Perfect Pedal Partner Match

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A Perfect Pedal Partner Match

Police Officer Derek Jones rides the PMC in honor of his daughter, who battled and survived cancer as an infant. With young Julia cancer free, Jones has been a valuable Pedal Partner, honoring another child each time he rides. This year, Derek Jones met Connor Jones (no relation). The spunky 6-year-old is being treated for cancer at the Jimmy Fund Clinic and dreams of being a police officer. Derek and Connor immediately hit it off. Last week, Derek and the entire Georgetown Police Department treated Connor to an amazing day at the police station. Connor became an officer for the day. Read about it here and check out the video from WHDH. Here are some photos from the day. It was truly was wonderful treat for Connor and for Derek.

Connor testing out the controls

Connor testing out the controls

Connor shows off his official police uniform

Connor shows off his official police uniform

Connor with mom Lindsay and Derek and a brand new bike, a gift from the chief

Connor with mom Lindsay and Derek and a brand new bike, a gift from the chief

A salute to officer Connor

A salute to officer Connor