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Shooting in Lawrence rocks community

A small memorial is assembled at the corner of 11th and Massachusetts street in honor of three people who lost their lives Oct. 1. Items gathered at the memorial included flowers, candles and more.

Story by Lily Stephens, Multimedia Editor

October 6, 2017

Early Sunday morning, a gunman opened fire on the northwest corner of 11th and Massachusetts street around 1:40 a.m. in Lawrence. Five people were shot, three fatally and two suffered injuries. It is now believed that the shooting was not random, but a targeted attack. No suspect has been identified at...