Rally held in New London in response to Ferguson

A large crowd gathers at the candlelight vigil, Sunday evening, Aug. 10, 2014, in Ferguson, Mo. A few thousand people have crammed the street where a black man was shot multiple times by a suburban St. Louis police officer. The candlelight vigil Sunday night was for 18-year-old Michael Brown, who died a day earlier. Police say he was unarmed. AP Photo/St. Louis Post-Dispatch, J.B. Forbes

New LONDON, Conn. (WTNH)–  A rally will be held in New London today in response to the events in Ferguson.

Several organizations will attend the rally that will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday at Parade Plaza. But starting at 11 this morning, younger marchers will gather at 60 Huntington Street to make signs to march at Parade plaza.

Photos: Protests in Ferguson turn violent

On August 9th, 18-year-old Michael Brown was shot and killed by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri while he was unarmed. Since the shooting, there have been many protests and in Ferguson the protests turned violent.

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