High school students stage rally for Fil-Am teen killed in gun violence

ABS-CBN North America News Bureau

Posted at Jun 12 2018 05:16 PM

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Students of Franklin High School in Seattle staged a rally last Friday against gun violence over the death of a 17-year old Filipino-American senior Ryan dela Cruz.

On June 2, Dela Cruz was reportedly ghost hunting with friends at Seattle’s Martha Washington Park when an altercation broke out between his group and another group. Dela cruz was then shot and killed by an unknown assailant.

While the investigation is pending, police said they do not believe that Dela Cruz was targeted.

Reports say Dela Cruz is at the 6th teen killed by gun violence in Seattle’s King County this year.

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