Candlelight vigil to be held in honor of domestic abuse victims

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MIDDLETOWN, Ohio -- A candlelight vigil is scheduled Wednesday in Middletown to promote domestic violence awareness.

Miami University and the Middletown Prosecutor’s Office of Victim Advocacy will hold the event at 5:30 p.m. for victims of abuse, their families and the community.

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and the vigil is aimed at promoting awareness and support for victims.

A reception with victims and a guest speaker will highlight the event, followed by the candle lighting and a balloon release in honor of domestic violence victims.

For more information about this event, call (513) 393-6427, or the Prosecutors office at (513) 425-7895.

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