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Edinburg United Police Officers Association and RGVFC have Special Day for Young Edinburg Resident

GI9A9842Edinburg, Texas (Sept. 6, 2017) – The Edinburg United Police Officers Association (EUPOA) and Rio Grande Valley FC presented Edinburg resident Javier Gutierrez with a check for $644 at H-E-B Park Wednesday morning.

The donation will help Gutierrez, who is currently undergoing treatment for leukemia, cover some of his medical expenses.

After the presentation at H-E-B Park, Gutierrez received a pleasant surprise as he rode in a patrol unit with Edinburg Police Officer Carlos Romero. Additionally, Gutierrez and his family received a tour of the Edinburg Police Department from Community Officers Balde Gomez and Jose Lara.

Gutierrez dreams of joining the Edinburg Police Department one day.

The funds for Gutierrez were raised through the Gridiron Peacekeepers Flag Football Tournament held at H-E-B Park on Aug. 12.