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GoFundMe created for fallen Officer Thyne’s family

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Posted at 7:19 PM, Jan 29, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-29 22:06:59-05

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – A GoFundMe account has been created for fallen Newport News Police Officer Katie Thyne.

The GoFundMe was created in efforts to raise money for Thyne’s family that was affected by her tragic death.

The GoFundMe has raised more than $4,000 so far.

24-year-old Officer Thyne died from her injuries after being dragged during a traffic stop in Newport News on January 23.

Newport News Police escorted Thyne’s body to Norfolk International Airport Tuesday for her final trip home.

A memorial shirt was created for Officer Thyne by the Honor a Hero Project, which also aims to raise money for Thyne’s family.

To help raise money for Officer Thyne, click here.

Click here for our full coverage on the death of Newport News Police Officer Katie Thyne.