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This comedy club fundraiser will benefit Officer Katie Thyne’s daughter

Katherine Thyne, 24 died from her injuries after being dragging by a car during a traffic stop on Thursday. (WYDaily/ Courtesy of Newport News Police)
Katherine Thyne, 24 died from her injuries after being dragging by a car during a traffic stop on Thursday. (WYDaily/ Courtesy of Newport News Police)

Cozzy’s Comedy Club & Tavern in Newport News is hosting a fundraiser to benefit the Officer Katie Thyne Memorial Fund.

Tickets are $10. Click here to buy tickets.

The memorial fund set up by the Newport News Police Foundation benefits Thyne’s 2-year-old daughter, Raegan. Thyne was killed in the line of duty during a traffic stop on Jan. 23.

She was 24 years old.

The comedy club will have two events for the benefit which features Charlie Wiener, a comedian, and 100 percent of the proceeds will go to the memorial fund, according to the Facebook event page.

The two comedy shows at Cozzy’s Comedy Club & Tavern, 9700 Warwick Blvd., are on Feb. 18-19 from 7:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.

For more information about the show or to buy tickets, visit the Cozzy’s Comedy Club & Tavern or the Newport News Police Foundation’s website.

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Julia Marsigliano
Julia Marsiglianohttp://wydaily.com
Julia Marsigliano is a multimedia reporter for WYDaily. She covers everything on the Peninsula from local government and law enforcement agencies to family-run businesses and weather updates. Before WYDaily, she covered Hampton and Newport News for WYDaily’s sister publication, HNNDaily before both publications merged in December 2018. Julia was born in Tokyo, Japan and moved to Long Island, New York in 2001. A true New Yorker, she loves pizza, bagels and good Chinese food. Send comments, tips and other tidbits to julia@localvoicemedia.com. You can follow her on Twitter at @jmarsigliano

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