Memorial softball tournament held for Officer Ginka

John Ginka Softball tournament

NORTON SHORES, MICH. - Members of law enforcement are honoring a Norton Shores officer who was killed earlier this year with a softball tournament.

Officer Jonathan Ginka was killed on May 10 when his police cruiser crashed into a tree on Henry Street. Just last week, State Police released a report ruling the death accidental.

From 5 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 10, a memorial softball tournament will be played in Ginka's honor. The event was posted on the Norton Shores Police Department Facebook page.

The event will be a fundraiser for his two children. 

In additional to the tournament, there will be a bounce house, obstacle course and other activities for the community.

It's all happening at Ross Park on Randall Road in Norton Shores.

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