The annual Shop With a Cop event is this Tueday December 11th at Wal-Mart.Texarkana Arkansas Police remind area citizens they will be convoying that morning from the Bi-State Justice Building downtown to the Arkansas side Wal-Mart on Arkansas Boulevard between 7:30 and 8:00 a.m.

When they arrive each officer will be paired with a needy child from our area. Each child will be given $100 in order to do their Christmas shopping at the store. This annual event is held each year to assist local children so they and their family will have a Merrier Christmas.

The Shop With a Cop Event is funded through the proceeds from the annual Ed Worrell Memorial Tournament and several donations provided by local businesses as well as generous private donations.