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Working Together: Southport police delivering food to vulnerable seniors

Posted at 8:05 AM, Mar 27, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-27 08:05:32-04

Working Together is a new WRTV initiative that focuses on telling impactful stories highlighting the wide range of cultures, areas and people that make central Indiana the place that it is. Through our Working Together initiative, we will share the stories of our communities and carry their voices forward. We’re Working for You by Working Together.

SOUTHPORT — There are some people unable to leave their homes due to COVID19.

Seniors with health conditions are among them.

The Southport Police Department has become a distribution center for seniors in Perry Township in need of groceries, medicines and even pet food.

Throughout the day, officers take turns making deliveries.

Some recipients are among the most vulnerable to COVID19. Including one woman RTV6 spoke with who recently had open-heart surgery and can't leave her home,

A can-do attitude fuels this act of charity.

What is Working Together?
Working Together is a new WRTV initiative that focuses on telling impactful stories highlighting the wide range of cultures, areas and people that make central Indiana the place that it is. Through our Working Together initiative we will share the stories of our communities and carry their voices forward. We’re Working for You by Working Together.

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