During the March Foodshare Month ,in an effort to benefit 360 Communities and the Hastings Family Service Food Shelf, Dakota County Sheriff Tim Leslie invited Hastings Police Chief Bryan Schafer to join him for a pie in the face challenge. The winner of the challenge would receive a pie in the face. Sheriff Leslie reported that Chief Schafer and the Hastings Police Department did indeed win the challenge and he will receive his pie compliments of Sheriff Leslie at 11:15 a.m. on Friday, April 21st, at the Dakota County Sheriff?s Office, Jail Training Room. The community is welcome to witness the event.
In addition to that challenge, jail staff conducted one of their own. Correctional Sergeant Oppong was the winner and will also receive her pie in the face on the 21st. The real winners of the challenge, Leslie noted, are Hastings Family Service Food Shelf, who received 151 pounds of food and $1,574 in cash donations, and 360 Communities with 888 pounds of food and $380 in cash. Sheriff Leslie thank all who supported the efforts of these very worthy charities through this challenge.