South Russell Police raising money for 3-year-old son of officer with leukemia

South Russell Police raising money for 3-year-old son of officer with leukemia

SOUTH RUSSELL, OH (WOIO) - The South Russell Police Department is raising money to help the family of Officer John Zippay, whose 3-year-old son John Oliver was diagnosed with leukemia on Nov. 1.

The department created a GoFundMe page which already has over $5,000 donated.

In addition, the officers are participating in the "No Shave November" fundraiser and are each donating $50 to John Oliver's care.

"The family has a very long road ahead and is in need of our support," the department wrote.

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