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Benefit, funeral set for Nizzel George; fund established

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MINNEAPOLIS (KMSP) -

A vigil is set to take place on Saturday to remember a 5-year-old boy who was killed in his home as he fled a hail of gunfire.

MADDADS, the family, area churches and community organizations will hold a benefit remembering Nizzel George at 4500 Bryant Avenue in Minneapolis at 3 p.m. on June 30.

Donations are being accepted at any M&I Bank location to Acct. #4808982714.

Funeral arrangements for George have also been finalized, and the memorial service will take place at Shiloh Temple International Ministries, located at 1201 West Broadway, at 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, July 3.

Police are still looking for information on the shooter, and have offered a $1,000 reward for information leading up to an arrest. Tips can be submitted anonymously by calling 612-692-8477.

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