Photo of the Week: The Runaway

Officer David Akin recreates a famous painting with his 6-year-old son


This week's photo comes from Officer David Akin of the Paradise Police Department in Paradise, California.

In the photo, Akin enjoys breakfast at his favorite diner with his 6-year-old son Mitchell. Akin says the photo was inspired by a famous Norman Rockwell painting, 'The Runaway.'

Police Officer David Akin and son Mitchell, 6, recreate Norman Rockwell's painting 'The Runaway' (right).
Police Officer David Akin and son Mitchell, 6, recreate Norman Rockwell's painting 'The Runaway' (right). (David Akin (left), Norman Rockwell)

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