Local NFL player donates turkeys to local families

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — Hundreds of families will have a turkey on their Thanksgiving table, thanks to an NFL player with local roots.

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Justin Hunter, and his representatives gave away 250 turkeys at New Jerusalem Church in Virginia Beach Saturday.

Hunter graduated from Ocean Lakes High School. This is his fourth year sponsoring a turkey giveaway in his hometown.