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Live: Vigil in memory of Antwon Rose

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Natasha Lindstrom | Tribune-Review
Protesters demonstrate in Oakland following the acquittal of former East Pittsburgh Police officer Michael Rosfeld, Saturday, March 23, 2019. Rosfeld was charged with homicide in the fatal shooting of Antwon Rose II, who was unarmed, as he fled a felony traffic stop.
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Natasha Lindstrom | Tribune-Review
A few dozen people are gathered on Sunday, March 24, 2019, at the basketball court at Hawkins Village, the public housing complex in Rankin where Antwon Rose’s mother lives.
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Natasha Lindstrom | Tribune-Review
A few dozen people are gathered on Sunday, March 24, 2019, at the basketball court at Hawkins Village, the public housing complex in Rankin where Antwon Rose’s mother lives.
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Natasha Lindstrom | Tribune-Review
A few dozen people are gathered on Sunday, March 24, 2019, at the basketball court at Hawkins Village, the public housing complex in Rankin where Antwon Rose’s mother lives.

Supporters of Antwon Rose gathered for a vigil on Sunday, two days after former police Officer Michael Rosfeld was acquitted of homicide in Rose’s 2018 death.

The vigil began just after 2 p.m. at Hawkins Village in Rankin, where Rose’s mother lives. Several dozen people formed a circle and sang. They brought red roses, purple ribbons, white flowers and white candles.

“I’m confused and afraid,” they chanted.

The vigil is one of at least two events Sunday. A prayer vigil is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. tonight at Warren United Methodist Church in the Hill District. The event will include prayer and singing, according to a flyer sent by organizers to the media.

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