Al Sharpton calls for mourners to ‘stop the shooting’ at funeral of Brooklyn gunfire victim

Sep 18, 2011

The Rev. Al Sharpton called on mourners at the funeral of a Brooklyn mom who was killed by a stray bullet as cops waged a gun battle with an ex-con to “stop the shooting.”

“Somehow you must reach inside you and stand up for what’s right,” Sharpton told mourners at Denise Gay‘s funeral Saturday. “Whatever the results of the investigation, there’s no doubt that you must stop the shooting.”

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