Fundraiser planned Tuesday for fallen Phoenix police officer


A fundraiser barbecue has been scheduled for fallen Phoenix Police Officer David Glasser.

The event will be at the PLEA Garage Grill on Tuesday, May 24.

The address is 1102 W. Adams St. in Phoenix.

The barbecue will be from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Donations will be accepted there in the forms of cash, debit, credit, and checks can be made to PLEA Charities.

PLEA also needs volunteers.

You can e-mail them at or call them at 602-246-7869 for more information.

You can also donate to the 100 Club of Arizona to help provide assistance to Glasser’s family. Call 1-877-755-2275 or text 100Club (no space) to 41444 to make a donation.

Glasser was fatally shot during a gun battle with a burglary suspect in a Laveen neighborhood Wednesday. 

The funeral service for Ofc. Glasser is scheduled for Thursday, May 26, at Christ’s Church of the Valley, 7007 W. Happy Valley Rd., Peoria, AZ 85383 at 10 a.m.

A procession will follow the funeral service which will end at Phoenix Memorial Park and Cemetery, 200 W. Beardsley Rd., Phoenix AZ 85027.