Candlelight vigil April 7 honors Tucson-area murder victims

Candlelight vigil April 7 honors Tucson-area murder victims

One of the approximately 200 gathered at Children's Memorial Park drops a note to their lost loved ones into a ceremonial fire part of the ceremonies at the Homicide Survivors, Inc. National Crime Victims' Rights Week Candlelight Vigil, Saturday, April 1, 2017, Tucson, Ariz. Kelly Presnell / Arizona Daily Star

Survivors of local murder victims will light candles to honor their late loved ones Saturday in a ceremony to mark National Crime Victims Rights Week.

The candlelight vigil put on by Homicide Survivors Inc. takes place April 7 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Children’s Memorial Park, 701 W Edgewater Dr.

The event will feature guest speakers and performances by the Sons of Orpheus men’s choir and Larry Spiers of Tucson Fire Pipes and Drums.

Related to this story

Get up-to-the-minute news sent straight to your device.

Topics

News Alerts

Breaking News