Honor Fallen Pineville Firefighter’s 21st Birthday

People across the country are being encouraged to take chocolate chip cookies to their local fire department, in Sheltra's honor.

CHARLOTTE, NC– Today would have been Pineville volunteer firefighter, Richard Sheltra’s 21st birthday. Sheltra was killed in the line of duty back April.

Today, people across the country are being encouraged to take chocolate chip cookies to their local fire department, in Sheltra’s honor.

Richard Sheltra, died while fighting a fire sparked by lightening at the Edwin Watts Golf Shop on Pineville Matthews Road.