wgntv: The sixth grader who's letter to Santa sought nothing for herself and only a coat for her mother, got her wish this morning and then some.
The bounty resulted from the goodwill of WGN viewers in Chicago and throughout the country.
All were touched by last week's tear-filled and heartfelt wish of 12-year-old Latrice Christian when she first appeared on WGN news.
When asked what she wanted for Christmas, Christian she wanted a new coat for her mother.
Since then, the outpouring of help for the needy family has been coming in non-stop.
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