Hospital hosting blood drive in honor of Daytona Beach police officer shot in line of duty

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — The hospital where a Daytona Beach police officer is being treated after he was shot in the head in the line of duty is hosting a blood drive in the officer’s honor this week.

Halifax Health officials said it will host a blood drive with OneBlood on Tuesday in honor of Daytona Beach police officer Jason Raynor, who remains hospitalized there after he was shot on June 23.

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The blood drive will run from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and is open to the public. Halifax Health is located at 303 North Clyde Morris Blvd. in Daytona Beach.

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Sarah Wilson joined WFTV Channel 9 in 2018 as a digital producer after working as an award-winning newspaper reporter for nearly a decade in various communities across Central Florida.