Sometimes we have to make tough decisions as parents. Sometimes those decisions are big ones about their futures, and sometimes they are ones that you know will disappoint them and break their little hearts. Neither choices are fun, but being the "bad guy" is part of being a parent.

A Loves Park mom had to make a tough decision earlier this week that crushed her daughter, but thanks to some quick thinking and a Loves Park Police Officer named Lucas Limberg, she was still able to make her child's day.

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