Law enforcement hockey game to benefit Lakewood officers' families - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Law enforcement hockey game to benefit Lakewood officers' families

SPOKANE, Wash. - A hockey game Saturday night pitting members of the Spokane Police Department against sheriff's deputies will benefit the surviving children of the four murdered Lakewood PD officers.

Sergeant Mark Renninger, Officer Ronnie Owens, Officer Greg Richards and Officer Tina Griswold were shot and killed November 29 while doing paperwork at a coffee shop.  A Seattle police officer shot and killed the suspected gunman, Maurice Clemmons, two days later.

The game will start at 5 p.m. Saturday at the Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena. Getting in to the game is free with a ticket to the Spokane Chiefs game later that night versus Tri-City.

Donations will be accepted inside the Arena during the Chiefs' game. The Spokane Chiefs are also holding a silent auction with all proceeds going to the families.

Members of Lakewood PD will be present for both the benefit game and the Chiefs game.

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