DA Clark Hosts Tree of Angels Lighting

The Crime Victims Assistance Unit welcomed everyone to the bittersweet ceremony.
Photo by Fernando Justiniano

The District Attorney’s office sponsored the annual lighting of the Tree of Angels on Saturday, December 15 at 4101 White Plains Road. The event dedicated to the victims of homicide had families and friends commemorating their loved ones by adorning the Christmas tree with an angel or memento.

Steven Rivera (c) met with Bronx Rises Against Gun Violence’s (l-r) Yadura Moncion, Anthony Letterio, Mervin Moore and Kevin Black.
Photo by Fernando Justiniano

(l-r) Beth Ann Hozhay, Crime Victims Assistant Unit director; Steven Rivera, Jessica Guzman’s brother and District Attorney Darcel Clark stood in front of the fully decorated Tree of Angels.
Photo by Fernando Justiniano

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