Tri-State Jewish community holds vigil for Pittsburgh shooting victims

Tri-State Jewish community holds vigil for Pittsburgh shooting victims
Community members gather in Cincinnati for a vigil for the victims of the synagogue shooting in Pittsburgh

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - The Jewish Federation of Cincinnati held a vigil Sunday evening to honor the victims of the shooting at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh.

More than 1,000 people showed up for the vigil that was coordinated by the Congressional Rabbis and the Jewish Community Relations Council and held at the Mayerson JCC.

Rabbis led the community in prayer as they mourned the deaths of the 11 people who were killed by accused gunman Robert Gregory Bowers inside the Tree of Life Synagogue on Saturday during worship services.

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