'Not in My Hood' march held in East Flatbush

People of all ages joined local politicians to walk through East Flatbush and spread a message of non-violence at the 'Not in My Hood' march.

People of all ages joined local politicians to walk through East Flatbush and spread a message of non-violence at the 'Not in My Hood' march. (6/8/13)

EAST FLATBUSH - The third annual 'Not in My Hood' march was held this morning, as people of all ages joined local politicians to walk through East Flatbush and spread a message of non-violence.

During the march, City Councilman Jumaane Williams read the names of more than 55 Brooklyn residents who lost their lives to gun violence in the past year. Borough President Marty Markowitz addressed Brooklyn parents, saying they are the ones responsible for preventing gun violence.

People at the march said they participated to help stop violence in Brooklyn.
 

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