It is with great sadness that we report that the brave and inspiring young girl Madison Pruitt has lost her battle with cancer.

On April 7, 2016 Madison Pruitt was awarded a medal of valor for her bravery in facing her illness as approximately 75 of Chicago’s finest stood in attendance as reported earlier. Sadly she had passed away.

Chicago Police Department reported on their facebook page:

Honorary Chicago Police Officer Madison Pruitt succumbed to her illness yesterday. CPD sends out Deepest condolences to her family

For information on Officer Madison Pruitt (hon) who was awarded the Medal of Valor please see the post “Chicago Police Honor 6 year old girl dying of cancer with Medal of Valor” and watch the video of the ceremony.


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