Community comes together to speak out against violence

Decatur - This evening organizers hope to raise awareness against sexual assault.

An annual rally to "Take Back the Night" is set for tonight at 6:30. The event is for people to come together and speak out against sexual assault and domestic violence.  The event features a march and public protest.

Marchers are scheduled to meet at Millikin University and the Herald and Review offices, on East William Street. Marchers will then march to Central Park. Hundreds of similar rallies are being held across the world during the month of April.