Tip a Cop Night supports Special Olympics Texas - Newschannel 6 Now | Wichita Falls, TX

Tip a Cop Night supports Special Olympics Texas

(Source: KAUZ) (Source: KAUZ)
WICHITA FALLS, TX (KAUZ) -

If you would like to be served by Wichita Falls' finest and raise money for Special Olympics then head to Texas Roadhouse tonight. 

Officers with the Wichita Falls Police Department will trade their handcuffs for serving aprons at Texas Roadhouse from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm for Tip a Cop Night. 

The fundraiser will benefit Special Olympics Texas. Officers will serve tables and collect tips which will be turned into donations to SOTX at the end of the dinner shift. 

Last year, $170,000 was raised during the statewide Tip a Cop Night to support SOTX.

Contributions can be made via cash, check or credit card. 

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