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Local church hands out over 40 thousand easter eggs for a good cause

April 21, 2019 12:09 PM

ALBANY-- A local church is using the Easter holiday to encourage people to get handguns off the street. 

Victory Christian Church kicked off their "Easter in the City" event Saturday. 

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Over 40,000 Easter eggs were given to children and their families for a good cause. 

It's all part of Pastor Charlie Mueller's plan to encourage kids to report crime if they see it, and ensure a safe summer in the city of Albany. 

He says it's important to use Easter as a backdrop for the event, to spread the message of anti-violence. 

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Muneib Chater

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