Stop the Violence rally held in Natchitoches
NATCHITOCHES, La. (KSLA) - A gathering was held on Sunday, Sept. 5 in an effort to stop violent crime in Natchitoches.
The Stop the Violence Rally was held at 5 p.m. at Martin Luther King Park.
“We have had a large amount of shootings by young teenagers resulting in deaths and we wanted to bring awareness to the community and get the community involved,” said Natchitoches Councilwoman-at-Large Betty Sawyer-Smith.
The rally had speakers and information on community services. It was sponsored by Natchitoches Coalition and community leaders.
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