Credit: Pierce County Sheriff
– “Deputy’s death ‘ripped a gaping hole in our lives,’ family says”
“The family of a slain Pierce County Deputy Daniel McCartney is experiencing almost unbearable grief but is gratified by the love and support it has received.
“Kory Honea, the uncle of McCartney’s widow, appeared before the media in Yelm [Thursday, Jan. 11], where the deputy lived with his wife and their three sons.”
“Honea said the family has been overwhelmed by the support it has received from the Pierce County Sheriff’s Office, other law enforcement and the community,” quoting KOMO TV 4 News, Seattle.
– How you can help Deputy McCartney’s family
CrossFit Yelm, McCartney work out site, organized a fundraiser for his family set to raise $10,000.
Click here to contribute, which is now closing in on raising 250% of the $10,000 goal.
The only fund supported by the Pierce County Sheriff’s Office is the legacy fund at the Tapco Credit Union. You can contribute at any branch or online at www.tpcrimestoppers.com.
Donations are also accepted in an account at Twin Star Credit Union.