ECU LGBTQ center holding vigil tonight for Colorado shooting victims

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WITN) РA vigil will be held tonight on the campus of East Carolina University to remember the victims in Saturday’s deadly shooting at a gay nightclub in Colorado.

Five people were killed and 25 others injured at Club Q in Colorado Springs by a gunman using an AR-15-style semiautomatic weapon.

The Dr. Jesse Peel LGBTQ Center at ECU will hold the candlelight vigil at the Cupola starting at 5:30 p.m.

The vigil is open to the public and candles will be provided.