Fundraiser held to benefit injured Detroit police officer Eric Blackwell

Posted at 8:55 PM, Oct 14, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-15 14:22:47-04

Family and friends are working to raise money for an injured Detroit police officer.

Eric Blackwell has been off the job while recovering from major spinal surgery.

A fundraiser was held to benefit his family at the Lincoln Park VFW hall on Friday.

A GoFundMe account has also been set up to collection donations.