Drive-thru fundraiser raises about $20k for families of BRPD officers involved in recent shooting

Thousands raised for families of officers in shooting; nurses surprise injured officer

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - A drive-thru fundraiser was held Friday, May 1 to benefit the families of BRPD officers Glenn Dale Hutto Jr. and Derrick Maglone.

Hutto and Maglone were involved in a shooting Sunday, April 26. Hutto was killed and Maglone is currently recovering in a Baton Rouge hospital.

Fundraiser organizers say they sold out of plates within the first 45 minutes. They say 1,100 of the 2,000 plates they prepared were pre-ordered. The event raised around $20,000 for the officers’ families, organizers say.

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Drive-thru fundraiser for families of BRPD officers

Dinner plates of jambalaya or BBQ pulled pork were sold for $10 each.

Dinner plates can be purchased for $10 each to benefit the families of Glenn Dale Hutto Jr. and Derrick Maglone.
Dinner plates can be purchased for $10 each to benefit the families of Glenn Dale Hutto Jr. and Derrick Maglone. (Source: Zachary Police Department)

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