Southport Shop with a Cop program happening this weekend

Southport Shop with a Cop program happening this weekend
Southport police participate in Shop with a Cop program. (Source: WECT)

SOUTHPORT, N.C. (WECT) - Officers with the Southport Police Department are also doing some holiday shopping.

The department will hold its annual Shop with a Cop event this weekend. Children will be able to shop for their own gifts at the Walmart in Southport on Saturday.

The event helps families in need get Christmas gifts for their children.

More than 130 children are expected to participate this year.

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