Veterans from Five States Rally Together in Solidarity
Members of the community march in support of Fred Potter, an 88-year-old veteran entangled in a legal dispute that could send him to jail.
THE HALF MILE MARCH IN WALDRON – WHER THESE FOLKS SHOWED SUPPORT FOR 88-YEAR-OLD VETERAN FRED POTTER…LETTING HIM KNOW THEY STAND WITH HIM WHEN IT COMES TO A LEGAL DISPUTE WITH HIS NEICE..THAT COULD LAND HIM BACK IN JAIL. FRIENDS..FAMILY AND THE MAYOOR..REMINDING THE COMMUNITY THAT POTTER IS NOT ONLY 88 …HE’S ALSO ONE OF OUR VETERANS. “we gather to support fred potter who I think is possibly being treated unfairly.” POTTER’S NEPHEW ..ALSO AMONG THE CROWD. “no one should try legal tricks to take away what they have.” HE HOPES THE MARCH CAPTURES THE ATTENTION OF LAWMAKERS: “possibly we could get some legislation to protect very senior citizens..my uncle being 88..i would call him a golden senior citizen.” POTTER’S NEPHEW SAYS HE HOPES POTTER CAN ENJOY THE LAST FEW YEARS OF HIS LIFE… “he’s given up so much ..And for reasons he does not understand at all.” 40/29 NEWS HAS REACHED OUT TO POTTER’S NIECE AND HER LAWYER REGARDING THE DISPUTE– AND THEY HAD NO COMMENT. FRED POTTER COULD FACE MORE JAIL TIME AFTER TOMORROW’S COURT HE