Members of the Huntley Police Department gave Officer Brock Larkin’s 13-year-old daughter, Ky, a new phone and AirPods, along with other gifts, after she stopped in to the police station on Friday amid her battle with cancer. | Provided Photos

Members of the Huntley Police Department are rallying to support the family of a fellow officer whose 13-year-old daughter was diagnosed with a rare form of brain cancer.

The Huntley Police Department said Friday that Officer Brock Larkin’s 13-year-old daughter, Ky, was diagnosed with Germinoma.

Germinoma is a rare form of brain cancer that also affects the central nervous system and adrenal functions.

“Police officers make a career out of going above and beyond to help anyone in need, but we also take care of our own,” the police department said.

Ky will need chemotherapy and radiation. “She has already been through so much to get the diagnosis and 2024 will [be] an even bigger challenge as she embarks on her treatment,” police officials said.

The department said they wanted Ky and the entire Larkin family to know that they have their backs.

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Ky stopped into the police station on Friday so officers could wish her well and give her a care package to help with her upcoming treatments.

She now has a new backpack and crossbody bag filled with her favorite snacks and activities, police officials said.

Ky was also given a new iPhone and Apple AirPods to help distract her during her upcoming hospital stays and recovery.

Ky’s parents, Megan and Brock Larkin, were also given many gift cards to help cover meals, gas and parking.

The family will be traveling back and forth from the suburbs to Ann and Robert Lurie Children’s Hospital in Chicago for Ky’s treatment.

Ky is the couple’s oldest daughter and is a soccer player and wrestler. “[She is] one of the sweetest and funniest and toughest kids I know,” said Ashley Knapp, a close family friend.

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Ky is an incredibly sweet and caring kid, but also an incredibly tough kid. We know she is going to fight her way through this. And she will have us all by her side every step of the way,” the Huntley Police Department said.

The department asked the community to keep Ky and her family in their thoughts and prayers.

Many Huntley officers are wearing “#KyStrong” shirts to support the family.

The shirts, of which over 430 have already been sold, are available for purchase as part of a fundraiser.