Victory Over Violence

Community Meeting Next Week in Pine Bluff After 4 Deaths in 6 Days

PINE BLUFF, Ark. -- Following a spree of violence in the last week in which four people have died, community leaders in Pine Bluff are hosting a meeting designed to address the crime spike.

The meeting is set for Thursday, August 9 at 6 p.m. at the New Saint Hurricane Baptist Church. Pine Bluff's mayor, police chief, and other top city leaders are scheduled to attend.

The event is hosted by Pine Bluff Interested Citizens for Voter Registration, Inc. (PBICVR) Respect for Life Initiative.

In addition to the root of the violence, the meeting hopes to hit on the economic impact crime is having on the city.


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