Tickets are being sold for a jambalaya fundraiser to benefit Gordon Simoneaux, who was injured while assisting a Denham Springs police officer and has over $50,000 in medical bills.

The fundraiser will be held from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at the Denham Springs Wal-Mart. Tickets are $7 per plate and can be bought at 941 Government Drive, Denham Springs.

Donations are being accepted through the Friends of the Denham Springs Police, P.O. Box 2138, Denham Springs, LA 70727 or through an account set up in Simoneaux’s name at Capital One Bank.

The event is organized by Sheriff Jason Ard, Friends of the Denham Springs Police Department and the city of Denham Springs.

Call Donna Jennings at (225) 667-8308 for details.