Slain University of Louisville student mourned at vigil
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) – A candlelight vigil was held at the University of Louisville to honor a student who died in a fatal shooting.
The Courier-Journal reports (http://cjky.it/2mUHo49) students gathered on campus Wednesday to mourn 20-year-old Savannah Walker. Authorities say Walker was shot in the chest on Sunday while attending a rap concert inside a downtown Louisville art gallery. Five others were injured.
The Victims father, Dean Walker, says his daughter died a hero and was pushing her friend out of the way when she was shot.
A funeral for Walker will be held Friday in Louisville.
No arrests have been made in Walker’s death.
Information from: The Courier-Journal, http://www.courier-journal.com
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