Local Fire Department Raises $10k for Muscular Dystrophy

Back Row left to right: 1st Asst Chief Malcolm Rachal, Firefighter Delwin Eldridge, Firefighter David Hooper, 1st Asst Chief Ozias Price, Captain Mark Mathews Front Row left to right: Captain Bennie Ouber, MDA Representative Charly Lacroix, Fire Equipment Operator Joe Adcock, Fire Equipment Operator MDA Coordinator Greg Derbonne, Firefighter Brock Brasseaux

The Alexandria Fire Department, Local 540, raises almost 10 thousand dollars for the Muscular Dystrophy Association.

The money is from their Fill the Boot Drive collected from passersby. Firefighters say those dimes and dollars add up to a good contribution.

KLAX ABC 31 News 7/22/14