Lancaster vigil tonight to honor Newtown shooting victims

Written by Megan Lello and the Associated Press | Dec 15, 2012 2:11 PM

(Lancaster) -- A community vigil is set to be held tonight at a Lancaster County church to honor the victims and survivors of yesterday's Newtown, Connecticut school shootings.


The event will take place at Saint James Episcopal Church in Lancaster at 5pm.

Religious leaders from a number of churches around the city are expected to attend.

Saint James is located at 119 North Duke Street in Lancaster.

Authorities say 20-year-old Adam Lanza shot his mother yesterday before driving to Sandy Hook Elementary School. There, police say Lanza killed 20 children, six adults, and himself.

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