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Community comes together over death

Courtesy H.U.S.D.

By Louis LaVenture,
Sports and Campus Editor

August 26, 2015

It turns out the community of Hayward is pretty strong. In the wake of the shooting death of Kionta Murphy Jr. around 1 a.m. on Aug. 4 several local organizations stepped up to help the Murphy family and the community. After the Hayward Unified School District heard about the 17-year-old’s death,...

Hayward Police release sketches of 3 suspects in teen’s killing

Courtesy Hayward Police Department

Louis LaVenture ,
Sports and Campus Editor

August 19, 2015

On Tuesday the Hayward Police Department released sketches and information about the three suspects they are looking for in connection to the Aug. 4 shooting death of 17-year-old Kionta Murphy Jr. of Hayward. HPD confirmed the three suspects are all Latino and between 17 and 18 years old. The des...

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