Murdered Fordham Store Clerk Remembered

Murdered Fordham Store Clerk Remembered|Murdered Fordham Store Clerk Remembered
The community contributed heartfelt messages to a makeshift memorial at the site where Wali Camara was murdered.
Photo by Silvio Pacifico

A Unity and Prayer Solidarity Vigil was held on Friday, August 19 in memory of Wali Camara, a N&A Food employee who was murdered at East 198th Street and Valentine Avenue. Camara, 49, was shot to death by alleged gunman Efrain Guzman, 30, who used an plice officer’s firearm to shoot Camara in the early morning hours of Tuesday, August 9. Guzman was subdued by the responding officers and is charged with murder, attempted murder of a police officer, robbery and assault.

Wali Camara’s brother-in-law, Mody Doucoure (c), praised Wali while mourning his loss.
Photo by Silvio Pacifico

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