Hundreds of community members from all walks of life ventured out to the Gainesville Farmers Market on Wednesday, June 3, for a candlelight prayer vigil for George Floyd’s family. Floyd, a Houston native, was killed during an arrest in Minneapolis, Minnesota, last week. It was estimated that around 500 people attended the event downtown. Gainesville Police Chief Kevin Phillips said it was an overall quiet evening.
The community joins in and sings during a prayer vigil for George Floyd at the Gainesville Farmers Market on Wednesday, June 3.
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