SUMMERDALE, Ala. (WALA) - Supporters held a fundraiser in Summerdale, Ala. on Saturday for the family of a Baldwin County Sheriff's Deputy killed in the line of duty.
The Deputy Scott Ward benefit was held on Saturday, Dec. 8, from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the Marlow Dollar General Store at the corner of Baldwin County Roads 32 and 9.
Organizers said about 300 people showed up and they raised more than $3,000 for the deputy's family.
Food and refreshments were sold at the event. There was also a silent auction, and donations were collected.
Two benefit accounts have been opened on behalf of Deputy Ward, and Sergeant Curtis Summerlin. Summerlin was also wounded in the Nov. shooting.
You can make a donation to either account at any PNC Bank branch.
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