Vigil held in Providence for boy that was shot and killed

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Vigil held for boy that was killed Saturday night. Sunday, July 24, 2022. (WLNE)

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) — A community mourning during a vigil Sunday night in Providence for the 15-year-old boy that was shot and killed the night before.

Family and friends of the boy showed up to Wallace Street at 8:30 p.m.

The family said the name of the victim was Ger’Vonte Tilson.

People brought candles, posters, and balloons to honor his life.

ABC 6 News was at the vigil.

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