4 year old AJ Warner, seen here with Santa and AJ’s nurse Thane Bullock, R.N., got a surprise visit from firefighter friend Nick Swoboda and the rest of the crew of Station 5 of the Palm Bay Fire Dept. and Santa Claus. AJ suffers a rare form of muscular dystrophy as well as other health issues, and has braved many hospital stays and treatments. His Facebook page is AJ’s Platoon.
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