Recipient of Award Money Donates To Domestic Abuse Programs

Sergeant John Guard of the Pitt County Sheriff's Department was selected by the Sunshine Lady Foundation as a recipient of a $5000 donation and Sunshine Peace Award. Guard donated $3000 to the Family Violence program in Pitt County and the remaining $2000 to the Anitra Allen Coburn fund. Coburn was murdered in 1996 by her abusive boyfriend.