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USA: Mourners erect white crosses at vigil for El Paso shooting victims

United States, El Paso
August 05, 2019 at 22:14 GMT +00:00 · Published

Mourners were filmed setting up white crosses bearing the names of the El Paso shooting victims at a vigil close to where Saturday’s mass shooting took place, on Monday.

"[We are] facing a moral crisis and it's time for us to speak up and find our voice. That's why I'm carrying a cross," said Cedrique, a local resident.

Footage also shows the mourners praying, with some of them weeping and wiping their eyes.

On Saturday, police arrested a 21-year-old man suspected of opening fire at a Walmart store killing 22 people including at least six Mexican nationals.

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Mourners were filmed setting up white crosses bearing the names of the El Paso shooting victims at a vigil close to where Saturday’s mass shooting took place, on Monday.

"[We are] facing a moral crisis and it's time for us to speak up and find our voice. That's why I'm carrying a cross," said Cedrique, a local resident.

Footage also shows the mourners praying, with some of them weeping and wiping their eyes.

On Saturday, police arrested a 21-year-old man suspected of opening fire at a Walmart store killing 22 people including at least six Mexican nationals.

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