Baltimore neighborhood celebrates one year of being homicide free

Posted at 7:44 PM, Oct 21, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-22 20:55:37-04

They residents of McElderry gathered Saturday afternoon to celebrate being homicide free for an entire year.

Organizers of this celebration said this accomplishment was a the entire community worked toward. They called this powerful movement “Peace in Our Hood”.

To celebrate the victory community leaders invited community partners, residents and youth to a party in the park.

There was free food, drinks and a live performance from a local band.