'Thank you for your service': Anonymous person buys fire station's groceries

A Florida fire station got a welcoming gift last week when an anonymous donor paid for their groceries when some firefighters left them behind to attend to an issue.

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A group of firefighters from Engine 13-A in Hillsborough County were at a Citrus Park-area Publix on Nov. 4 when they had to leave the checkout line when a call came in, WTVTreports. When the firefighters returned to pay the bill, they learned that someone else had done it for them.

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"We are honored to serve the citizens of Hillsborough County every day, but we are thankful for these unexpected moments from the citizens we serve," Hillsborough County Fire Rescue posted on Facebook on Monday.

Good Samaritans are everywhere... On Friday, November 4, Engine 13-A was shopping for their station's lunch and dinner...

Posted by Hillsborough County Fire Rescue, Florida on Monday, November 7, 2016

The person did not leave their name on the bill and wrote, "Thank you for your service," on the back.

Read more at WTVT.