A fundraiser for fallen Lumberton Police Officer Jason Quick kicked is being conducted now through December 28. Donuts will be delivered on December 30. The Krispy Kreme fundraiser is being conducted by Raft Swamp Fire Department and Madison Warwick.
Officer Quick was killed in the line duty while he was investigating a traffic accident. He was struck by a passing motorist and later died from his injuries.
Warwick said she met Officer Quick when she performed her EMS Clinical at Southeastern Regional Medical Center. She said Officer Quick and his fellow officers would bring his inmates in for medical treatment.
“I may not have known him or his wife, but we are all brothers in blue from afar,” said Warwick.
She continued, “I really wanted to do something for his family at Christmas. It could have been any one of us.”
Warwick said she is a member of Bladen County EMS and resides in Robeson County.
Prices are: $9 for one dozen Krispy Kreme donuts, a gift certificate good for $9 or a BOGO card for $20. For more information or to place your oder, call Warwick at 910-316-9374.
All proceeds will be given to Officer Quick’s family.