NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — Community members in Newport News are invited to a town hall Wednesday evening regarding gun violence.

The event is set from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Carver Elementary School. it is hosted by Gun Violence Intervention & Prevention Outreach & Research Center.

The event is open to the public. It will discuss gun violence in the area and ways to help decrease and prevent further violence.

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