LouCity FC player raising money for fallen LMPD detective

LouCity FC player raising money for fallen LMPD detective
LMPD Detective Deidre “Dee Dee” Mengedoht died in a crash while conducting a traffic stop on I-64. (Source: LMPD)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A Louisville City FC player is doing his part to help the family of Detective Deidre Mengedoht, a Louisville Metro Police officer who was killed in the line of duty on Christmas Eve.

Midfielder Niall McCabe is auctioning off a personalized, signed game-worn jersey.

The proceeds will go to the fund set up for Mengedhoht’s nine-year-old son.

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At last check, bidding was up to more than $450. The online auction closes Wednesday, Jan. 9 at 9 p.m. EST.

Click or tap here to bid in the auction.

So far, other community members and groups have raised more than $72,000 for Mengedoht’s son.

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