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Homewood Police host fundraiser for Special Olympics

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The Homewood Police Department kicked off its annual Cops on Top fundraiser Friday.

The campaign raises money for the Special Olympics of Alabama.The police set up tents at the Chick-fil-A on Lakeshore Parkway. They collected donations in the drive-thru and sold T-shirts inside. The fundraiser goes on until 9 p.m. Friday and picks up again Saturday.

"This is one of the few times that police are out here and everybody is going to have a positive reaction. So, we're just out here to have a good time," Lt. Ken Atkinson says.

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