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      Cops on top of doughnut shops, no joke, its for charity

      "Cops on Top of Krispy Kreme Shops" is a national partnership between Law Enforcement for Special Olympics and Krispy Kreme.

      COLUMBIA (WACH)--Law enforcement officiers from divisions across Lexington and Richland counties head to the roof of Krispy Kreme to support Special Olympics athletes.


      "Cops on Top of Krispy Kreme Shops" is a national partnership between Law Enforcement for Special Olympics and Krispy Kreme.


      Organizers say in 2012, the fundraising event raised $73,000 statewide with $45,000 generated over the three days of the Columbia area locations. This year's goal is $100,000.


      Other sites have been held this year in Myrtle Beach (raised $14,500), Greenville ($20,000), Rock Hill ($8600) and Florence ($3000).



      The fundraising effort runs through Friday.


      All funds go directly to Special Olympics South Carolina programs to support the 22, 036 athletes who train and compete year-round in our state.

      Locations:

      Cayce- 1200 Knox Abbott Drive

      Lexington- 5594 A Sunset Blvd (cant be on roof but will be out front)

      Clemson Road- 110 Clemson Road

      Garners Ferry - 6614 Garners Ferry Road (across from VA Hospital)

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