By now, most of us are familiar with the story of the innocent motorist who was shot and critically wounded when he and his wife were caught in the crossfire during a gang-related shootout near Longwood and Rural earlier this month. What you might not know is that they really need some help.
GofundMe is a great source for those who legitimately need financial help. Unfortunately, not every GoFundme fundraising plea is for something that is of a dire need. Some are just plain....questionable.
Crime Stoppers is working with the Winnebago County Sheriff’s Department to secure the needed $76,000 for one additional K9 Officer.
But, they need your help.
Everyone is concerned about crime in the area and what can be done to fight it, according to Board Chairperson Arles Hendershott...
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By this point you're more than aware of the deadly and damaging tornadoes that ripped across the Stateline area Thursday night. Now you might be asking how to help.
You can donate to the Red Cross, of course...