Vigil held for Bed-Stuy shooting victim Tamecca Haskins

Family and friends gathered by candlelight in Crown Heights Tuesday to honor a woman who lost her life in a double shooting over the weekend.

The 32-year-old died after being shot in the

The 32-year-old died after being shot in the chest on Lefferts Place.

BROOKLYN - Family and friends gathered by candlelight in Crown Heights Tuesday to honor a woman who lost her life in a double shooting over the weekend. 

Police say 32-year-old Tamecca Haskins died after being shot in the chest on Lefferts Place in Bed-Stuy Sunday morning. 

Community advocate Tony Herbert announced that the neighborhood will continue to hold rallies and vigils in an effort to stop the violence. 

A 34-year-old man was also shot multiple times, but is expected to be OK. 

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