A benefit golf tournament will be held next month to help an officer seriously injured in the line of duty.
Selma Police Sgt. Josh Layhew sustained a severely broken leg and knee injury on Nov. 2nd while apprehending a fleeing suspect. He has undergone two surgeries on his knee and leg. He is expected to be out of work 8 months.
Friends and fellow officers will host a Golf Tournament on Friday, December 7th at the Reedy Creek Golf Course near Four Oaks.
The cost is $75 per person / $300 per team or $100 for a hole sponsorship. The first place prize is $400 and the second place prize is $300. There is a maximum of 32 teams.
All proceeds will benefit Sgt. Layhew, a dedicated officer, father and husband who now needs the support of his community during this challenging time.
For more information, including registration information or to make a donation, contact Captain Ronald Daniels at the Selma Police Department at 919-965-8189.