Toledo police on Tuesday launched info for verified sources accepting donations for the officer’s household.
TOLEDO, Ohio — A devoted Toledo Police Federal Credit score Union checking account, a GoFundMe and different initiatives have been set to profit the household of Toledo Police Officer Brandon Stalker who was killed within the line of responsibility Monday afternoon.
Toledo Police Chief George Kral mentioned throughout a information convention Monday that Stalker, whereas not married, did have a fiancé and a younger baby. Household buddies of Stalker confirmed to WTOL 11 that he had a younger daughter and a 3-month-old son who was born final October.
Stalker joined the Toledo Police Division in July 2018. He was classmates with Officer Anthony Dia, who was killed within the line of responsibility on July 4, 2020.
“Your complete Toledo Police household is in shock. One other hero has paid the final word sacrifice defending the residents of Toledo. Our hearts are heavy tonight,” mentioned Toledo Police Chief George Kral.
Stalker was a 2015 Whitmer grad and performed baseball at Whitmer. He additionally was an assistant baseball coach final 12 months however wasn’t in a position to coach anymore as a result of his shift modified.
The Whitmer Baseball organization tweeted out condolences, calling Stalker by his nickname, “O.J.”
Toledo Police Federal Credit score Union Account
The Toledo Police Division launched the next info on Tuesday relating to monetary donations for the household:
“We on the Toledo Police Division thanks from the underside of our hearts for all the type phrases now we have acquired. Officer Stalker leaves behind a loving fiancée and two youngsters: aged 7 years-old and three months previous.
“We now have acquired many inquires about monetary donations. The Toledo Police Federal Credit score Union has opened an account in Officer Stalker’s title. 100% of the donations will go to his household.
The handle to the Credit score Union is:
ATTN: Officer Brandon Stalker Memorial Account
4280 Heatherdowns Blvd.,
The net fundraiser was created by the identical one who ran the fundraiser for the household of slain Officer Anthony Dia. It may be accessed by clicking this link.
The individual working the fundraiser mentioned the Stalker household will probably be contacted as soon as they’re prepared to debate who will profit from the cash.
Lateral Gig T-Shirt
Lateral Gig, owned by the spouse of a Toledo police sergeant, is a neighborhood display printing and attire firm. The enterprise introduced it can give 100% of the proceeds of considered one of its collections to fallen Officer Stalker’s household.
The gathering benefiting the household can be found here.
Ohio Going Blue
Ohio Going Blue is donating all of the proceeds from one of many shops obtainable on its web site to the Stalker household.
For extra info, click here.