A Constable with the Woodstock Police Service worked with community partners in order to replace pins and medals stolen from a local veteran.
John Wettlaufer, an aircraftsman and 1st class veteran was presented with his new medals and pins on Friday.
Constable Kevin DeClark, a member of the Woodstock Police Service and a Corporal for the Canadian Armed Forces connected with community partners in order to replace some of Wettlaufer's stolen pins and medals.
Private Stephen J. Smith, a historian with the Royal Canadian Legion worked with the chair of the Legion in order to arrange the replacements. Constable DeClark managed to get a hold of the Veterans Advocate from
Thieves broke into Wettlaufer's