Arrest-A-Friend nets $9K+ for cancer

Published 12:03 am Friday, April 4, 2014



Locals from throughout Covington County were thrown in the “Relay Slammer” during the annual Andalusia Police Department’s 2014 Arrest-A-Friend event held Thursday.

This year’s approximately $9,335 sets a record for the amount raised in a single day of the event.

More donations are expected to come throughout the next week.

“Today was successful due to a great group of employees at Andalusia Police Department, and the Ladies Behind the Blue working together with the community to push us far past our expected goal for the day’s events,” acting APD chief Paul Hudson said. “We would like to thank everyone that participated and especially those who were on APD’s Most Wanted list. And yes, District Attorney Walt Merrell was captured.”

Also on the APD Most Wanted List were: Buddy Wilkes, Victoria Anderson, Steve Palmer, Greg Palmer, Mike Jones Jr., Big Mike Smith, Eddie Rowell, Joe Barton, Roy Mohon, SalLee Williams, Stallion Sasser, Tony Brown, Chris Sledge, Manish Patel, Jed Blackwell, Patty Ashworth, Dennis Meeks, Patty Taylor, Dr. Daniel Shakespeare, Ted Watson, Andy Wiggins, Mayor Earl Johnson, Chris Byrd, Rudy King, Cathy Brown, Jimbo Caton, Greg Caton, Todd Caton, Frank Shaffer, Chrissie Duffy, Shannon Driver, Chantz Robertson, Andalusia Dental Group, Johnny Duggan, John Jones and Amy Jones.