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Mayor Mitchell J. Landrieu

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Officer Rodney Thomas Benefit

August 15, 2013

On Thursday, August 15, 2013 from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. NOPD, COPS 2 and PJ's Coffee on Magazine St. have partnered with Tipitina's Uptown to hold a fundraising event for our friend Officer Rodney Thomas.

Officer Thomas was killed in a hit-and-run accident on July 7th. His family, friends and coworkers will join together to celebrate his life and raise funds for his wife and children.

Tickets for the event are $30 in advance and $40 at the door and include free beer, premium mixed drinks, Sparkling wine, food & entertainment.

A 50/50 raffle will be held and tickets will be sold on the night of the event.

You must be present to win this raffle.

There will also be 3 "Staycation Packages" being raffled off in advance. They will include hotel stays, dinners for two, and other donated gift items. These tickets will be on sale at PJ's on Magazine and 2nd District Station as well as at the event.

 You do not have to be present to win this raffle.   

You may purchase tickets to this event at: PJ's Coffee 5432 Magazine St.and NOPD 2nd District Station 4317 Magazine St.

Tickets may also be purchased through Tipitina's online at

*All donations are tax-deductible.

Please invite your friends and join us in celebrating the life of our amazing friend Rodney. Hope to see you there!

**This event is 21 and older.


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Last updated: 8/15/2013 5:13:45 PM

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