BBQ event to help Huntsville police officer fighting cancer

Fellow officers are putting together a BBQ fundraiser event to help a 25-year veteran Huntsville police officer who has been diagnosed with cancer.

Sgt. Jose Valles received his diagnosis this year, according to the agency.

To help with finances, the police department will host a benefit on Friday, April 6th at the HPD headquarters located at 1220 11th Street.

Pre-orders and walk-in orders are welcomed. Deliveries in town will be available for orders of 5 or more, and will begin at 10:30 a.m. Walk-in orders will begin being accepted at 11 a.m.

Order forms can be found on the HPD Facebook page.

Cash or checks will both be accepted.

For more information please contact: or call 936-291-5480.