Victims' rights vigil held

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Law officers, victims' rights advocates and family members gathered in Hattiesburg tonight to remember the victims of crime. An annual event at Kamper Park put the spotlight on crime victims.

Law officers from Forrest and Jones counties attended, along with several district attorneys.

The theme was "Fairness - Dignity - Respect." Among the activities was a memory walk to honor crime victims.

The event was part of National Crime Victims' Rights Week.

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