A local pizza chain held a fundraiser today to raise money for the family of fallen police officer Chateri Payne.
Johnny’s Pizza House held the fundraiser at all Shreveport and Bossier locations.
Manager Michael Eakin says, “We want to encourage everybody to do something like this. Just to be a part of the community and be there for people and reach out to everybody, because that’s what being neighbors is about. Is being around people and being there for people whenever they need you the most. Officer Payne’s family definitely needs everybody at this point.”
20 percent of all purchases were donated to the immediate family of officer payne.