AKRON, OH (WOIO) - Bob Evans restaurants in Northeast Ohio are hosting a community fundraiser from December 15-19 in memory of Akron Officer Justin Winebrenner. Officer Winebrenner, was a Wadsworth native, killed in the line of duty on November 16.
Northeast Ohio Bob Evans locations in the Akron, Canton, Cleveland and Youngstown markets.
Winebrenner, 32, died after he was shot in the torso trying to escort an unruly patron from Papa Don's Pub on Nov. 16, 2014. He was off duty at the time and had just come from a community fundraiser.