Homecoming surprises boy at basketball game in Fruita

FRUITA, Colo. - A 10-year-old boy got a big surprise at a basketball game on the Western Slope this weekend when his brother suddenly appeared.

Zachary Wilson's brother has been serving in Afghanistan for six months.

When Zachary saw his big brother, Braydon Gear, he gave him a huge hug.

"Yay, he's here!" Zachary said.

The basketball coach was in on the surprise and called a time out at the right time, for the reunion.

Braydon is home in Fruita for 30 days.

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