LEVELLAND, Texas — Community support has continued to swarm in after a SWAT standoff in Levelland claimed the life of Lubbock County Sheriff’s Office Sergeant Josh Bartlett and severely injured Levelland PD Sergeant Shawn Wilson.
“As a fellow first responders wife, I just, to be proud wearing it to show that you back the blue, you back the red, said Erica Diamond, owner at Rugged Cross Designs. “I want everyone to realize hey everyone is coming together as a unity and supporting these families, knowing that they’re going through a hard time and like,’ hey we got you’,
Ashley Cuellar, owner of Afterglow Carwash & Detail Service, said she had met Sgt. Bartlett before in her line of work and knew she also had to help.
“Officer Bartlett was nothing short of amazing . he was a great officer and now it’s our turn to return that favor to him and his family for the loss of his life in the line of duty,” said Cuellar.
Here’s some ways people have come together to benefit the families of the injured and the fallen:
Rugged Cross Designs – Back the Blue black T-Shirt (Proceeds go to the family of Sgt. Bartlett)
Rugged Cross Designs – Back the Blue grey T-Shirt (Proceeds go to families of Sgt. Bartlett and Sgt. Wilson)
Afterglow Car Wash & Detail Service – Charity car wash on July 24 (Proceeds go to the family of Sgt. Bartlett)
Levelland Chamber of Commerce – Back the Blue/Levelland Strong yard signs for sale (Proceeds go to Sgt. Wilson)