CMPD Gearing Up For Bike Ride To Washington
CHARLOTTE,NC--Officers from CMPD and other local agencies are rolling out for their annual bike ride to Washington.
CMPD says the trip is a memorial to those who have died in the line of duty.
The cross state bike ride started six years ago to remember CMPD officers Jeff Shelton and Sean Clark, riders in the event say it is also a way to show appreciation to the fallen officers.
The group of riders will travel 500 miles in four days and will arrive at the National Law Enforcement Memorial on Sunday, in time to kick off police week.