Fallen officers honored by Bubba the Love SpongeÂ®
Bubba presented a check for $15,000 to Holly Reed, widow of 33-year-old Dixie County Sheriffâ€™s office Captain Chad Reed, who was killed during a shootout in January, at the Dixie County Courthouse in Cross City, FL. Also in attendance was Sheriff Dewey Hatcher.
Regina Anderson, widow of Deputy James Anderson, Jr., acceptedÂ a $15,000 check from the BTLS Foundation. Â Deputy James Anderson was killed in an auto accident involving an intoxicated driver in January.
A $15,000 check was given to widow Roberta Ambroise at the Florida Highway Patrol station in Southwest Miami-Dade. Her husband was killed after a driver struck his patrol car on the Turnpike in May.