Vigil in honor of Uvalde victims in Connecticut

A vigil was held Thursday in Newton, Connecticut for victims of the Uvalde, Texas school shooting.The event was held at the Trinity Episcopal Church in honor of the 19 children and two teachers killed at the Texas elementary school on Tuesday.Newtown was the scene of the 2012 attack at Sandy Hook Elementary School, when 20 children and six educators were killed by a gunman.Like the Newtown gunman, the attacker in Texas was a young man who shot his caretaker before opening fire with a high-powered rifle inside a nearby elementary school, slaughtering small and defenseless children.

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