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Justin Bieber fan's dream comes true

Jessica Hickman, 28, a big Justin Bieber fan who has Down syndrome and in August was diagnosed with breast cancer, met the pop star before his concert at the Target Center last weekend, KARE 11 reports.
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Jessica Hickman, 28, a big Justin Bieber fan who has Down syndrome and in August was diagnosed with breast cancer, met the pop star before his concert at the Target Center last weekend, KARE 11 reports.

In a previous story, KARE 11 reported on how her family used connections on Facebook make it happen.

There are photos of the encounter on Hickman's Facebook page.

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