MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A couple of Pembroke Pines police officers took their oath to ‘Serve and Protect’ to a new level Friday evening by stepping in and helping a resident move heavy furniture after a moving company bailed on the job.
Officers Michael Matthis and Lawrence Virgilio had responded to a civil matter involving a moving company that had refused to continue the job.READ MORE: Miami-Dade Bus Driver Accused Of Molesting 7-Year-Old Girl
That is when the officers offered their assistance and finished moving the heavy furniture themselves.READ MORE: Partial Roof Collapse At Miami Coin Laundry In Strip Mall, Inspectors Condemned Building
Images released by the Pembroke Pines Police Department showed the officers carrying plastic-wrapped furniture up the stairs to the second floor of an apartment building.MORE NEWS: CDC Encourages Second Booster Dose For Those Who Are Eligible
No word on why the movers refused to complete the job.