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Urban League President Jonathan Ray stands with his wife, Rhonda, left, and daughter Rashida during Wednesday’s vigil. About 30 people attended the ceremony, which was planned by the local chapter of Organizing for Action to promote prevention of gun violence. There have been 28 homicides in Allen County this year.

Candlelight vigil for victims of gun violence

Photos by Samuel Hoffman | The Journal Gazette
Jermaine Brooks takes a photo as he listens to FeLisa Cockrell recite the names of local gun violence victims at Wednesday’s candlelight vigil at the Federal Building.