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 width=Sharon Walker who works for Ameren recently was checking meters for her job. Then Walker found a wallet while checking a meter. Walker then gave the wallet to the Christian County Sheriff’s Office who gave it to its rightful owner. The wallet contained nearly $500. Walker was honored on Thursday at the Christian County Sheriff’s Office with a Certificate of Recognition.

Walker says that it is good to be recognized.

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Christian County Sheriff Bruce Kettelkamp says that it would have been easy for Walker to take the wallet.

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Kettelkamp also said, “Ms. Walker’s actions that day represented the finest in personal integrity and professional commitment. I am pleased to be able to award this Certificate of Recognition to her on behalf of the Sheriff’s Office and the citizens of Christian County.”

 
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