NEWPORT, KY (FOX19) - A Cincinnati Bengal turned an average trip to Target into a holiday surprise for a northern Kentucky family Monday night.
With their five children in tow, Angelica Yeager and her husband were walking the store aisles when they encountered Wallace Gilberry, a defensive end for the Bengals.
Gilberry stopped Yeager's husband and said "I want to bless you and your family tonight," Yeager described. He then bought the family a Playstation 4 and a handful of games. A passerby snapped a photo of the encounter and said Yeager was in tears.
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Yeager said a gaming system was on her kids' holiday wish list. Thanks to Wallace's random act of kindness, the kids now have another item to ask for.
"We're definitely ordering his jersey now. He's got life-long fans," said Yeager.
After the surprise, Yeager said the family plans to pay-it-forward this holiday season.
"Regardless of if he's a Bengals player or not, the act he did, he's a great human for that."