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More than 200 police form convoy to bring Christmas cards to ailing 5-year-old boy

More than 200 New England police officers are currently en route to Rustburg, Va., to deliver Christmas cards to a 5-year-old boy facing a rare form of cancer.

Nathan Norman is fighting for his life. He was diagnosed with brain and spinal cancer in 2009, according to his family’s blog.

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