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Small group gathers for prayer amid violence

1 year ago April 09, 2014 Apr 9, 2014 Wednesday, April 09 2014 Wednesday, April 09, 2014 6:55:15 AM CDT in News

BAKER -  With heads bowed and hands joined a small group of people gathered Wednesday morning at Memory Park in prayer.

The prayer vigil was held to take a stand against violence.

This come nearly two weeks after three teens were gunned down inside a party at the Baker Civic Club.  Another teen was also shot and is recovering.

City and community leaders have been in talks since the murders to come up with a plan to prevent senseless tragedies like that from happening. 

Possible solutions on the table, security requirements for private venues and a change in curfew for minors.

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