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April 12, 2001

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The first 250 paid entrants receive commemorative "Victims Rights" T-Shirts at the 5K Run for Justice on Saturday, April 28 in Valparaiso.

The event is being sponsored by Okaloosa County Sheriff Charlie Morris in conjunction with national Victims Rights Week, April 22 - 28. Registration is $18 in advance, or $20 on the morning of the race. All proceeds will directly benefit victims of crime in Okaloosa County.

The event, which includes both a 5 kilometer run and a separate, non-competitive, walk, will begin at 8:00 o'clock Saturday morning, April 28, at Lincoln Park in Valparaiso.

For more information contact Mary Rominger at 651-7410, or visit the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office web page at


for more information contact Rick Hord, Public Information Officer

(850) 651-7420