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North Texas officer dyes hair pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month [Video]

Sgt. Bryan Woodard, a deputy with Tarrant County Constable Precinct 7, is turning heads with a new pink hairdo. It's part of a community service awareness challenge.

DALLAS — A law enforcement officer in North Texas is sending a strong and visual message about recognizing Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Sgt. Bryan Woodard, a deputy with Tarrant County Constable Precinct 7, dyed his hair bright pink this week. He said it’s part of a promise and mission to raise awareness about survivors and victims of breast cancer.

“Alright folks, let’s go ahead and get this over with,” Woodard said to viewers who tuned in to watch the officer bleach and dye his hair.

“I said if we just raise $2,000 I’d go ahead, for Breast Cancer Awareness Month, I would dye my hair pink,” Woodard explained.

Community members came through in a major way. They helped double the requested donations.

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