Fund-raiser sells 900 Boston butts

BULLOCH CO., GA (WTOC) - Law officers in Bulloch County spent on Friday cooking up aid to one of their own.

Statesboro police officer Eric Simms' teenage son is battling cancer. Statesboro police, Bulloch County sheriff's deputies and others teamed to sell Boston butts to help the family with medical expenses.

"Everybody you see out here volunteered their time and their efforts to do this because it's a good cause," said Scott Brunson, of the Statesboro Police Dept.

They sold nearly 900 Boston butts at the fund-raiser.

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