Vigil to be held for Ferguson shooting victim in Lancaster

Michael Brown

 

LANCASTER, Pa. (WPMT)- A candlelight vigil will be held Saturday night in Lancaster City in memory of 18-year-old Michael Brown.

Brown was killed by police in his hometown of Ferguson, Missouri, on Aug. 9.

Organizers hope to bring awareness to the situation in Missouri, with peace. Community members and local faith leaders will gather at Penn Square at 7 p.m.

The funeral for Michael Brown will be on Monday, Aug. 25.

For information, call EmmaKate Martin at 717-413-7617.