Group holds anti-gun violence rally in North Knoxville

Group holds anti-gun violence rally in North Knoxville

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The group says they want local politicians to take a stand and stop the gun violence occurring in the community and the country as a whole. The group says they want local politicians to take a stand and stop the gun violence occurring in the community and the country as a whole.

KNOXVILLE (WATE) - A group of concerned citizens gathered at Danny Mayfield Park on Wednesday evening to voice their concern over gun control.

The rally was led by Organizing for Action.

OFA says the focus of the event was to gain attention about passing legislation to require universal background checks for potential gun owners.

The group says they want local politicians to take a stand and stop the gun violence occurring in the community and the country as a whole.

Organizers from OFA say they hope to have more rallies in the future.

 

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