Community Holds Vigil, Forum in Response to Trayvon Martin Killing

March 26, 2012 Updated Mar 26, 2012 at 11:18 PM EDT

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March 26, 2012 Updated Mar 26, 2012 at 11:18 PM EDT

LOCKPORT, NY (WKBW) - In the aftermath a case that has captured the nation's attention, sparking protests and demonstrations, one local community has decided to host a vigil to promote a night of unity.

Scores came out to a special event in Lockport Monday sponsored by the Department of Youth to honor the tragic death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, and talk about issues like race in a way to promote unity.

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