Hartford police officers hand out winter boots to homeless

WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH)–Hartford police officers spent the day helping out in a big way with two cruisers parked outside “Fleet Feet” in West Hartford.

Officers were there to collect winter boots for both kids and adults who are homeless.

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“It’s amazing, I’m very grateful for a lot of people here’s willingness to give to the less fortunate especially this holiday season, it’s really amazing,” said Jim Barrett.

All of the shoes go to “Footwear with Care.” More than 500 homeless people will receive the boots at Hartford City Hall on December 9.

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