Vigil in Memoriam of Aiyana Jones
San Francisco Bay Area
22 May 2010 17:39 GMT
On Sunday, May 23rd, community members will hold a vigil from 11 am to 1 pm in Oakland's Frank Ogawa Plaza to mourn the death of Aiyana Jones and all victims of police violence. 7-year-old Aiyana Jones was shot and killed by police on May 16th during a no-knock raid on her family's Detroit home. The incident was filmed by the crew of the reality TV cop show "The First 48," which had been following the Detroit Police Department, and the Jones family lawyer claims that the footage contradicts the police account of the incident.
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