Victims’ Rights Foundation to Host Prayer Vigil for Shooting Victims

The Victims’ Rights Foundation has scheduled a prayer vigil tonight to honor the victims in last week’s shootings in Prince George’s and Montgomery counties.

Greg Wims, founder and president of the Victims’ Rights Foundation, said he plans to announce a new fund for the victims at tonight’s vigil.

According to Wims, the funds will be equally divided between the six victims.

The vigil begins at 7 p.m. tonight at Goshen United Methodist Church, 19615 Goshen Road, in Gaithersburg.

You can find more information about the fund and making a donation online, here.

Police Release Names of Shopping Center Shooting Victims (PHOTOS)

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As Montgomery County police officers continue to investigate the two fatal shootings that happened on Friday, police have released the names of the two victims who died from their injuries. According to police, one shooting occurred at Westfield Montgomery Mall in Bethesda, where two men and one woman were wounded, and one later succumbed to his […]

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UPDATED: Police Announce Charges in Shopping Center Shootings (VIDEO)

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Police Announce Charges in Shopping Center Shootings Montgomery County police officers have charged the suspect in the shopping center shootings, Eulalio Tordil, with two counts of first degree murder, two counts of attempted murder and four counts of the use of a handgun in the commission of a felony. LIVE on #Periscope: May 7 Press […]

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UPDATED: Shelter in Place Orders Lifted at All Schools

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UPDATED Montgomery County Public Schools have lifted shelter in place orders for the five schools in the Aspen Hill area. Students at Parkland Middle, Strathmore Elementary, Georgian Forest Elementary, Brookhaven Elementary and Harmony Hills Elementary schools are being dismissed at the normal time.   All shelters-in-place have been lifted and school dismissals will continue on […]

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