GAINESVILLE, Ga. (FOX 5 Atlanta) - A memorial fund has been created for the family of a fallen Hall County deputy.
Deputy Nicolas Dixon, 28, was shot and killed late Sunday evening while trying to stop a stolen car.
Dixon leaves behind a wife and two sons, who are 9 years old and 3 months old. A memorial fund has been set up to benefit his family. One hundred percent of donations will go directly to his wife and kids.
Anyone interested in making a donation can do so at:Peach State Bank & Trust 325 Washington Street Gainesville, Georgia 30501
Donations can also be mailed to the following address:Peach State Bank & Trust PO Box 290 Gainesville, Georgia 30503-9835
Donors are asked to make checks payable to: Deputy Nicolas Blane Dixon Memorial Fund.
Dixon will be laid to rest on Thursday.