HOUSTON (KXAN) — Matthew McConaughey had a sweet surprise for Houston police officers for First Responders Day on Sunday.
The actor from Austin teamed up with bourbon maker Wild Turkey to bring officers turkey and thank them for their service during Hurricane Harvey in 2017.
Matthew @McConaughey teamed up with @WildTurkey to give back to Houston’s heroes.
Honored to welcome him to our city and thank him for spending time and recognizing our @houstonpolice, @HoustonFire, and 911 dispatchers for their service. #WildTurkeyGivesBack #HoustonStrong pic.twitter.com/LQZ5vk11Jc— Sylvester Turner (@SylvesterTurner) October 28, 2018
Houston’s city leaders took to Twitter to thank the star for giving back, including Houston’s Police Chief Art Acevedo.
Thank you @McConaughey for taking time to recognize and thank the women and men of @houstonpolice for their efforts during #HurricaneHarvey and everyday. Be safe going back to ATX. #RelationalPolicing https://t.co/VyOaDC5JRe— Chief Art Acevedo (@ArtAcevedo) October 28, 2018