City Plans an Announcement to Address Gun Violence

Published 04/30 2014 05:02PM

Updated 04/30 2014 05:11PM

Mayor Joe Sinnott and the Chief of Police have scheduled an announcement tomorrow morning to address gun violence in the streets of Erie.

Word of the announcement comes more than a week after 100 members of the community called for a summer jobs program to help reduce violence, and as Police Chief Randy Powers' continues efforts to accelerate funding for Erie's Safe Neighborhoods Program.

City Police continue to investigate a series of incidents of gun violence in various neighborhoods around the city.

Copyright 2017 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.