Special Olympics World Games Final Leg Torch Run draws athletes, law enforcement
By Lt. Stephen Zanini, AA/Public Information Officer
California Health Care Facility
The Special Olympics World Games Torch Run got roaring support from Stockton and its police department, as well as the California Health Care Facility.
On July 16 at 8:15 a.m., the Special Olympics Torch was carried from the Stockton Ports parking lot to the Weber Point Events Center. The event was sponsored by the city and the police department.
CHCF Warden Brian Duffy was invited to speak at a ceremony celebrating the Torch Run through the city of Stockton. Other guest speakers were Stockton Mayor Anthony Silva, San Joaquin County Sheriff Steve Moore and Stockton Police Chief Eric Jones.