Soldier returns home to surprise daughter

Spc. Alejandro Tricanico has been away from home for eight-months.

Spc. Alejandro Tricanico has been away from home for eight-months. (12/18/12)

OLD BRIDGE - A kindergarten student at the William A Miller Elementary School got the best holiday gift she could have hoped for today.

Spc. Alejandro Tricanico paid a surprise visit to his daughter after returning home from a deployment to Afghanistan.

The two have not seen each other since he was deployed eight months ago.

To watch extended video from the homecoming, click on News 12 Extra on Optimum TV channel 612. 

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