Men cycling cross-country for poverty, human trafficking victims

Joe Melillo

Published: June 25, 2015, 6:30 am  Updated: June 25, 2015, 8:27 am

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — Two men on a cross-country bike ride will continue their journey from downtown Indianapolis on Thursday, all to bring awareness about a serious issue.

From start to finish, the ride is 3,000 miles. The two cyclists, Mike Rutter and George Cook, started back in Santa Monica California on May 24. Fast forward a month later and they’ve made it here to Indianapolis on their journey. When it gets tough, Cook says they think about why they are riding...