Stranger plays ‘Taps’ in front of police headquarters

COLUMBUS (WCMH) — The Columbus Police Department was treated to the kindness of a stranger on Sunday.

Staff at police headquarters heard something unusual outside, and when they looked out the window they saw and heard a man playing Taps in front of the building.

Detective Howe with Columbus was touched by the gesture, calling it “pretty incredible.”

The police department thanked the unknown man on their Facebook page. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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