Vigil held tonight for Fort Hood victim from Effingham

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Effingham - Tonight community members will honor a fallen soldier, from the Fort Hood shooting spree.

 

Sgt. Timothy Owens was one of three people killed and 16 wounded in the shooting spree, last week. The gunman killed himself.

 

A candlelight vigil is planned for 7 p.m., at the Effingham County Courthouse Museum lawn. Owens grew up in Effingham before moving to Missouri. He was a newlywed; his wedding was in August. 

 

WAND's Michael Burton will be live on WAND News at 6.

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