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It was cops, kids and the magic balls of Christmas early Saturday morning at Wal-Mart during this year's Shop With A Cop. Sheriff's Deputy Jeff Jackson, left, finds an equal smile and thrill over the Fushigi Gravity Ball in the store's Toyland while looking on as his 5-year-old shopping companion, Seth Lynde, holds one of the balls and reflects from its shiny surface. Seth was at the annual event with his mom Anna Lynde making a shopping run with Sheriff's Department husband and wife Deputy team of Jeff Jackson and Toni Alvarado-Jackson to look for Christmas gifts for mom, dad---and suggestions for himself. The Fushigi gravity ball was a morning-discovered, late addition to his wish list. A fire at his family's home has put his parents in financial need with Christmas two weeks away and Seth's 6th birthday only 8 days away.

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