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Company replaces boy's missing wheelchair

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Posted at 10:13 PM, Jan 15, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-16 06:31:28-05

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — A 5-year-old who had his wheelchair taken from his unincorporated West Palm Beach home's front yard in early December has received a new wheelchair.

Jesus Gabriel has spina bifida and without his chair he wasn't able to go to school. The chair was worth about 2 thousand dollars.

After WPTV aired Jesus' story, Ability Medical Supply began working on a new chair for Jesus.

On Tuesday, the wheelchair was delivered. It was gently-used, with all new seating customized to fit Jesus' needs, the company said.

Video courtesy of Ability Medical Supply, Inc.