Party held for Marine in Elmhurst
December 26, 2012 (ELMHURST, Ill.) -- The holidays were very happy for a suburban Marine who was home Wednesday night with friends and family.
Lance Corporal Alex Spencer has been deployed twice, most recently to Afghanistan.
A party was held in his honor Wednesday night in Elmhurst and the Warriors Watch Riders dropped in as a surprise.
Spencer enlisted in 2009 and would like to become a music teacher when his military service is complete.
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