LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Santa is known to travel by sleigh, but on Wednesday he hitched a ride on the Los Angeles Police Department’s helicopter.
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Following his arrival on the LAPD SWAT Team helicopter, Santa repelled down the side of the hospital to the cheers of children down below.
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