A ten-year-old Florida boy raised more than $27,000 as of Monday for law enforcement by running one mile for each fallen police officer of 2018.
Zechariah Cartledge said that he supports a different fallen officer for every mile he runs, sharing the name of the officer and a little bit about the officer’s background, Fox News reported.
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Zechariah said he came up with the idea about two years ago after he ran a 5K race in Orlando called Tunnels to Towers alongside first responders decked out in their full gear.
“I really just wanted to honor police officers because they do so much for us in the community and the hate that they’re getting is just really unacceptable because they do so much for us and when I hear...