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Scenes from the Vigil for Robert Poag 

Children play steps away from where Robert L. Poag, 29, was murdered on September, 24 in Whitcomb Court.
This was the third murder in Whitcomb Court this year.
Alicia Rasin of Citizens Against Crime leads the prayer vigil surrounded by Poag's family members.
Poag's cousin Adrianna Avery, 9, is comforted by Felicia Dixon, Robert's mother.
Alicia Rasin has conducted hundreds of vigils in the past twenty years.
Young boys watch as ballons are released in Poag's honor.
Poag's cousin Shakita Minor.
Poag's mother, Felicia Dixon comforts a family member.
Shakita Minor lights a candle in honor of her slain cousin.
Poag's brother Anthony sits where his brother was murdered, with the candles placed in holes the bullets made in the concrete.
Poag's mother, Felicia Dixon comforts a family member.
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