LeBron James hasn’t publicly acknowledged a challenge to match the funds raised to find the shooter of two Los Angeles police officers.
According to Fox 11, Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva appeared Monday on KABC Radio to discuss the shooting of two sheriff deputies, and said, “This challenge is to Lebron James. I want you to match that and double that reward. I know you care about law enforcement. You expressed a very interesting statement about your perspective on race relations and on officer-involved shootings and the impact that it has on the African-American community.” (RELATED: David Hookstead Is The True King In The North When It Comes To College Football)
Two Los Angeles deputies were shot over the weekend in an execution-style shooting, and the reward money to find them is currently at $175,000. The Lakers star matching would get it to $350,000. Both officers are still alive, which is nothing short of a miracle.
Moments ago, 2 of our Sheriff Deputies were shot in Compton and were transported to a local hospital. They are both still fighting for their lives, so please keep them in your thoughts and prayers. We will update this thread with information as