Benefit planned for NOPD officer Rodney Thomas

The NOPD is planning a benefit for fallen officer Rodney Thomas' family next week.

The benefit is set for next Thursday, August 15th at Tipitina's from 6:30-10PM.

Tickets are $30 in advance, or $40 at the door.

It includes drinks, food and music from bands including "Dash Rip Rock" and "The Wise Guys."

you can buy tickets at the NOPD Second District Station on Magazine Street.

Click here for more information.