Mother loses wallet after soldier son comes home, good Samaritan saves the day

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LUBBOCK, Texas – After 10 months of being gone, Lori Lee’s son finally came home from overseas.

“Woah he is coming, scramble scramble scramble, yay he’s here, he’s here,” said Lee.

Her son not wanting to leave the house or his dog so she ran to Dominos to pick up their dinner.

Sometime during her travels she realized she lost her phone and wallet.

“I am usually super vigilant and I have never lost my phone before but I was so excited that my baby was home and it fell out of my pocket I guess,” said Lee.

Thankfully, a young man found the items in the parking lot, reaching out to her to give it back. They finally meeting so she could say thank you.

“Bijay I can’t tell you how thankful I am that you are such a good guy. Oh my gosh I would have been lost, my whole life is in here,” said Lee.

Bijay says it never crossed his mind to keep any of the items.

“Taught me to do good things only, so I always do the good thing,” said Upadhyaya.

Now The Warrior Up Foundation giving him gift cards wanting to recognize the good thing he did.

“I hope this encourages others to do good things,” said Upadhyaya.

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