Memorial clothing benefits family of Harrisburg shooting victims
HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) – The community continues to raise funds for the family of a young couple killed in a shooting.
Tyler Thames and his fiancée Meredith Greene were well known and loved in the area. Their friends want to make sure their children are taken care of now that they are gone.
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According to police, Thames and Greene were shot by his brother on Wednesday, February 9. Their 6 and 7 year old daughters were stabbed but survived. Greene’s sister was also shot but also survived.
A childhood friend of Thames organizes a fundraiser to help the family.
What happened hurt me and I have two children. You know, if something happened like that, I would like someone to do something for my children. For example, make sure they will always be fine,” fundraiser organizer Jes Elias said.
Elias has partnered with Line Drive Sports Apparel. Owner Jay Hoffer makes t-shirts, sweatshirts and tank tops for free. Items cost between $25 and $45. All proceeds will go to the family.
You can place an order by contacting Line Drive Sports Apparel (717) 679-5809 or by emailing Elias at [email protected]