SAPD hosts barbecue plate sale to raise money for injured officer

Barbecue and motorcycles both drew in big crowds in support of injured San Antonio police officer Ralph Delgado on Saturday.

SAN ANTONIO – Barbecue and motorcycles both drew in big crowds in support of injured San Antonio police officer Ralph Delgado on Saturday.

The San Antonio Police Department hosted the fundraiser at the K-O-A, where officers rode their motorcycles and sold barbecue plates.

Proceeds were donated to Delgado’s family to help with medical costs.

After officer injured, SAPD chief angry over sheriff’s chase policy, filming of “COPS”

Last month, Delgado was hit by a vehicle on Interstate 35 while assisting with traffic. He was injured in his foot.

His fellow officers say it will be a long road to recovery, but Delgado remains in good spirits.