A rifle signed by Donald Trump Jr. is being auctioned to raise money for the family of fallen Lincoln, Nebraska, police investigator Mario Herrera.
The Omaha World-Herald reports that the rifle, a Universal Improved Carbine, was donated by Omaha’s Tactical 88 to raise money for Herrera’s family.
88 Tactical founder and CEO Shea Degan stressed that the attempt to raise funds is not political, but a gesture to help Herrera’s family get through the period of loss.
Degan said, “Though we didn’t know [Herrera] personally, we wanted to help honor him in our own way and do what we can for his family.”
KETV reports that Herrera died September 7, 2020, two weeks after being shot while executing a murder warrant.
His family released a statement upon his death, which began:
The Herrera family wishes to thank the Lincoln community for their thoughts and prayers over the last two