CJ meets with police as he tries to save Christmas in Cleveland


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CLEVELAND-- CJ is trying to solve his first crime as Cleveland's police chief for the day: He's trying to save Christmas from 'The Crump.'

CJ received the key to the City of Cleveland and is talking to detectives about what the key means; he's also having lunch with police. Up next: Cleveland City Hall.

CJ has a special wish to join the police department and this morning, he was sworn in by the Cleveland chief of police.

The kindergartner was born with hypoplastic left heart syndrome, which is a rare heart condition that effects one in 5,000 babies.

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Basically, CJ has half a heart. But his heart is full of love for others and his dream is to protect people.

FOX 8 News joined forces with Cleveland police, the Cleveland Office of the FBI and A Special Wish Foundation to make CJ DeJohn’s dream come true.

Keep up with CJ's adventure by using the hashtag #CJsavesCLE, and following us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat (Username: fox8cleveland).

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