Purple Heart Tattoo will host a benefit for a wounded Marine on May 18 in conjunction with its grand opening.
The tattoo shop is located at 175-8 Freedom Way in Midway Park and will be holding the benefit from noon until 7 p.m. The benefit will include live music, cars, bikes and tattoos.
The event is first come, first served and all proceeds will be donated to Evin Bodle and his family, which is dealing with his injuries stemming from a mortar blast in Afghanistan.
For more information or to make a donation, call 910-353-8282.