Mt. Pleasant school resource officer training for Olympics celebrated by elementary school

Mt. Pleasant school resource officer training for Olympics celebrated by elementary school
The MPPD said Officer Jean is a school resource officer at Laurel Hill Primary School, but will be leaving temporarily while she trains for the 2021 Summer Olympics. (Source: Mount Pleasant Police Department)

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - The Mount Pleasant Police Department released a video Thursday congratulating one of their school resource officers on their olympic training.

Officer Mulern Jean with the Mount Pleasant Police Department is leaving to begin training for the 2021 Tokyo Olympics, the video said.

The MPPD said Officer Jean is a school resource officer at Laurel Hill Primary School, but will be leaving temporarily while she trains for the 2021 Summer Olympics.

In the video, children and teachers are seen surprising Officer Jean with an emotional farewell after faculty called her in for a staff meeting.

MPPD says Officer Jean had no idea the surprise was waiting for her outside.

Officer Jean Farewell

This morning Officer Jean was surprised by the faculty and students of Laurel Hill Primary School. There are no adequate words to express how proud we are of Officer Jean!

Posted by Mount Pleasant Police Department on Thursday, October 15, 2020

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