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Lee County residents host vigil

LEE CO., GA (WALB) - Police in Kingsport, Tennessee haven't confirmed the name of the shooting victims, but friends of

Amber Purifoy tell us she was shot while visiting family there.

About a dozen people gathered at Lee County High School to say prayers, and hold a moment of silence for Purifoy.

Friends tell us she was shot, and her brother was killed in the shooting.

Right now folks say they just want to be there for the family and help raise money for medical expenses.

“You know you have friends and family but to see them rally together. and support you and support your family and for those who know Amber they know the fight that she has in her and the love that she has for friends and family," says Laurie West, a friend of the family.

They've also set up a gofund account in her name.

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