Family, friends gather to honor Demarkis Kelly

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JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV)– Family and friends of Demarkis Kelly honored him with a vigil on Erie Street where he was killed. They lit candles and said prayers.

He left behind two children and had a daughter on the way.

The family says his friend shot him July 31. Police arrested 20-year-old Christian Dyre in connection to the shooting.

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