‘A Blessing:' Chicago Police Officer Carlos Yanez Jr. Grateful to Be With Loved Ones on Thanksgiving

Source NBC Local
Original Load Date Nov. 25, 2021, 10:01 p.m.
Last Updated Nov. 25, 2021, 10:01 p.m.
Original URL https://www.nbcchicago.com/news/local/a-blessing-chicago-police-officer-carlos-yanez-jr-grateful-to-be-with-loved-ones-on-thanksgiving/2693699/

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During a day when Americans reflect on their blessings, a Chicago police officer who was seriously wounded in the line of duty was especially happy to be celebrating Thanksgiving at home with his family. "I’m just thankful that I can be with my son, waking up with him," said officer Carlos Yanez, J...