CLEMENTON, New Jersey -- There was a hero's welcome home just in time for the holidays in New Jersey.
The community of Clementon lined the streets as US Navy Lieutenant Emily Weaver received a police and fire escort.
The reception was quite a surprise for Weaver who just returned home from a six-month deployment.
After some hugs and lots of handshakes, Weaver was presented with a special service medal.
Weaver served in the Persian Gulf aboard the USS Eisenhower.
Hero's welcome for US Navy lieutenant in New Jersey