SALISBURY, Md. (WJZ) — This story is sure to pull at the heartstrings. The mayor of Salisbury is back home with his family tonight after being deployed overseas for the past year.
As you can imagine, it was an emotional reunion for his two young girls.READ MORE: Baltimore County Police Shoot and Kill Suspect In Woodlawn; 2 Other Victims Found Dead
Lily and Olivia ran to hug and kiss their dad, Mayor Jake Day. He’s been serving in East Africa for a year.READ MORE: Dominick Pailin, 29, Arrested, Charged With Allegedly Killing Brother, Police Say
Before this, Dad recorded a video that was played for Lily and Olivia recognizing April as the month of the military child.MORE NEWS: Man Allegedly Robs Laurel Store At Gunpoint, Causes Car Crash Trying To Flee
In that video, Dad says he’ll see them soon, but he had no idea this was coming.