The vigil remembers the victims of a shooting in Atlanta.By Jessica Guay

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A candlelight vigil is being held outside of the City-County Building in downtown Pittsburgh to remember eight victims that were shot and killed on March 16 in Atlanta.

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The vigil honors:

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  • Delaina Ashley Yaun, 33
  • Paul Andre Michels, 54
  • Xiaojie Tan, 49
  • Daoyou Feng, 44
  • Soon Chung Park, 74
  • Hyun Jung Grant, 51
  • Suncha Kim, 69
  • Yong Ae Yue, 63

Along with the vigil, speakers are calling for equity, equality, and an end to violence against Asian-Americans.

You can watch the vigil live on CBSN Pittsburgh.

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KDKA’s Jessica Guay will have a full story on the vigil tonight on KDKA News at 11.