City of Buffalo holds a moment of silence for the victims of the Tops mass shooting

BUFFALO, NY (WIVB) — It has been a week since 10 people were killed and three injured in a violent act of white supremacist terrorism at Tops Markets on Jefferson Avenue.

The City of Buffalo will observe a moment of silence today on the steps of City Hall to honor the 13 victims of the mass shooting.

The 123-second moment of silence will begin at 2:28:57 p.m. and end at 2:31:00 p.m.

Following the period of silence, the bells of Queen City places of worship will be tolled 13 times to honor the victims of this tragic attack.

Remembering those we lost:

Roberta A. Drury, 32

Margus D. Morrison, 52

Andre Mackniel, 53

Aaron Salter, 55 years old

Geraldine Talley, 62

Celestine Chaney, 65

Heyward Patterson, 67

Catherine Massey, 72

Young Pearl, 77

Ruth Whitfield, 86

Those who recover:

Zaire Goodman, 20

Jennifer Warrington, 50

Christopher Braden, 55 years old

Patrick Ryan is a digital producer who has been part of the News 4 team since 2020. See more of his work here.

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