VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) - Hundreds of runners hit paths around Mount Trashmore Sunday morning to honor a police detective killed in the line of duty. The End of Watch Foundation sponsored the 5K Run For Hope to raise money for the family of Detective Michael Phillips and to honor the memory of the other 13 Virginia Beach Police Officers and Sheriff's Deputies that have died in the line of duty.
The Virginia Beach officer was killed in August of 2008 during an undercover drug operation at the Green Run Shopping Center.
For runners, it was a chance to give back to the family which has given so much.
Two men, Marshall Moyd and Ted Carter, are in prison for killing Detective Phillips.
Norfolk Police are investigating the cause of death for male found unconscious on the beach.
Suffolk police are looking for a man and a woman they say robbed a Kangaroo Express gas station on Wilroy Road Sunday afternoon.
The art of making jewelry is helping some Norfolk students learn independence and job skills.