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Cops "raise dough" for a good cause

Officers are raising money for the Special Olympics (Source: WALB) Officers are raising money for the Special Olympics (Source: WALB)
This will be the 12th year of the event (Source: WALB) This will be the 12th year of the event (Source: WALB)
Organizers hope to raise more than $15,000 (Source: WALB) Organizers hope to raise more than $15,000 (Source: WALB)
Special Olympics athletes participate in numerous sports (Source: WALB) Special Olympics athletes participate in numerous sports (Source: WALB)
The fundraiser is one of the largest in south Georgia (Source: WALB) The fundraiser is one of the largest in south Georgia (Source: WALB)
ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

You may notice a lot of law enforcers at Krispy Kreme on Friday night and Saturday.

Police officers are partnering with the doughnut shop for the twelfth year to "raise dough" for the Special Olympics.

Sheriff Kevin Sproul said he wants to raise more than $15,000 to send local athletes to the state summer Special Olympics in Atlanta.

"We do basketball, bowling, bocce." said athlete Philip Ford.

The event is part of the Law Enforcement Torch Run program, which is the largest fundraiser for Special Olympics in Georgia.

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