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Turning Out To Honor Tysean Williams

Turning Out To Honor Tysean Williams

Rochester N.Y. Several people turned out on Adams Street last night to attend a vigil held in honor of Tysean Williams. The 15 year old shot and killed while trying to protect his grandmother a week ago.

 Friends and family joined commuity leaders at at Mount Olivet Baptist Church Wednesday night.

Police have arrested two people in connection with Williams' death : 18-year-old Pedro Diaz and 22-year-old Taiquan Elmore.

 Tyseans grandmother told police the pair had forced thier way into her home and shot the boy as he tried to protect her.


Williams was a sophomore and honor roll student at Wheatland Chili High School.

(PHOTO COURTEST 13 WHAM)

 

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