FORT COLLINS, Colorado (KRDO) – The Colorado Springs Police Department participated in a statewide charity hockey tournament that raised money for the families of fallen law enforcement officers.
Over the weekend, Blue Warriors Hockey teamed up with the Fort Collins Pond Hockey League to host the Fallen Heroes Memorial Tournament.
According to Blue Warriors, the tournament raised money for local heroes who died on duty. All players are first responders from government agencies across the state.
This year the tournament raised money for the families of Boulder Officer Eric Talley and Arvada Officer Gordon Beesley.
Talley was one of ten victims of the King Soopers mass shooting in Boulder. Beesley was shot dead in Olde Town Arvada in June.
The hockey tournament raised about $ 30,000.
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