About Trooper Kenny Velez 5.11K
On September 15th, 2016, Trooper Kenny Velez a 27-year veteran of the Ohio State Highway Patrol, Cleveland Post was killed in the line of duty while conducting traffic enforcement on the 90 interstate in Cleveland, OH, after he was struck outside his cruiser by another vehicle. He was just days away from retirement. Kenny was survived by his three children.
Kenny was a great and fair person in and out of his uniform.
In honor of his lifetime of service, friends and family are in the process of starting the Trooper Kenny Velez 5.11k run / 1 mile walk on Aug12th, 2017 at Sacred Heart Chapel in Lorain Ohio. There sometimes are significant cost associated with this Event. We are humbly seeking donations, please donate what you can, seeking sponsors and volunteers for this event. Proceeds from this event will be placed in a fund to assist in continuing this event annually.