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Tulsa man accidentally drops wedding ring into Salvation Army kettle

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TULSA, Okla. -

A Tulsa couple is grateful to the Salvation Army after a wedding ring was accidentally dropped into a donation kettle. 

KOKI-TV reports the anonymous couple was embarrassed by the whole ordeal. The woman says she was having surgery and forgot to take her ring off, and gave her husband the ring to hold on to. 

Then the husband dropped some change into a red kettle, with the ring included. He said he didn't realize what had happened until he got home and couldn't find the ring in his pocket.

Captain Ken Chapman of the Salvation Army of Metro Tulsa said he received a frantic phone call from the couple asking if the ring was still with them. He said the kettles have a lock on them and stay locked until the counting process begins at the Salvation Army warehouse.

 "So we count the kettles the next morning, find her ring, gave it to her and she gave us a $100 donation." Chapman said.

Since the woman was reunited with her ring, KOKI reports she hasn't taken it off once.

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