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Dougherty County cops help Special Olympians with doughnuts

   Albany and Dougherty County law enforcers are teaming up for an operation.. raising money for the Georgia Special Olympics.

The 10th annual Cops On Doughnut Shops will be Friday and Saturday at Krispy Kreme at the corner of North Slappey and Pine.

They'll collect donations to send Dougherty County Special Olympic teams to the State Summer Games.

 Billy Griner has won 20 gold medals in the state special olympics and says athletes appreciate your support.

"We couldn't do it without the people's help," said Griner.  "We need the community's help to get to Atlanta.  Any donation it'll help."


The state summer games will be May 29th through 31st at Emory University.  

The local law enforcers hope to raise $ 15,000.

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