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Worth deputies raising funds for new gear

SYLVESTER, GA (WALB) -

The Worth County Sheriff's Office hopes you'll join an effort to raise money for new equipment for the department.

Deputies say a Poker Run on August 30th will help them buy new tools to help them do their jobs.

The run is $10 per motorcycle and $5 per passenger and all proceeds will go to pay for updated equipment.

“All our gun belts is old and teetered and all that stuff, we just need some good fresh equipment. Flash lights and radios,” said Sheriff Jeff Hobby.

The Poker Run will have music, door prizes and a bike show. The run will meet at Fat Boy’s BBQ at 11:00am and the last bike will end at Southern Wood Plantation at 2:00p.m. in Sylvester. Call 229-776-8211 or 229-206-7023 for more information.

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