London City Police PAO, Hobie Daugherty with Maizley sporting a Jackson RECC safety hat and Laurel County Sheriff's PAO, Deputy Gilbert Acciardo (Laurel County Sheriff's Office)

"Heart Child" Event with Special Escort Hosted by Walmart Transportation Honors Six (6) Year Old in London, Kentucky

LONDON, KY - Sheriff John Root is reporting that: On Saturday, April 13, 2024, at Walmart in London, a "Heart Child" celebration was held in honor of six (6) year old Maizley.  

LSO 175 logoThe event was hosted by Walmart Transportation.

Maizley's honors included a special escort provided by local First Responders including:

  • Laurel County Sheriff's Office
  • London City Police
  • London Fire Dept.
  • London-Laurel County Rescue Squad

Also escorting were:

  • Jackson RECC
  • Walmart Transportation

During the event, Maizley was made an honorary Walmart Transportation truck driver and received a "Special Escort" in a Walmart tractor trailer from Walmart DC to London's Walmart with her picture sporting a Heart Child shirt on the rig's front grill. MAIZLEY 2

Tractor trailer that honorary Walmart Transportation driver Maizley was escorted in from Walmart DC to London's Walmart

At Walmart in London a celebration was then held in her honor.

Pictured is London City Police Public Affairs Officer Hobie Daugherty with Maizley sporting a Jackson RECC safety hat, and Laurel County Sheriff's Public Affairs Officer Deputy Gilbert Acciardo.

Laurel County Sheriff John Root stated it was a privilege for his office to participate in this event.



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