Memorial softball tournament for Officer Ginka Thursday

Officer Jonathan Ginka
An undated courtesy photo of Officer Jonathan Ginka. (Norton Shores Police Department)


NORTON SHORES, Mich. (WOOD) — A memorial softball tournament honoring fallen Norton Shores Officer Jon Ginka is being held Thursday.

Ginka died from injuries he sustained in the May 10 crash while on duty.

The tournament will be held from 5 p.m. till 9 p.m. at Ross Park, located at 100 W. Randall Road in Norton Shores. The event will include a bounce house, obstacle course, truck displays and more. There will also be free food.

Donations from Thursday’s softball tournament will benefit the fallen officer’s two children.