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Vigil planned for 11-year-old girl who killed herself


January 31, 2019

CHESHIRE, Conn. (AP) — Parents at a Connecticut elementary school have planned a vigil for an 11-year-old girl who killed herself, allegedly because she was bullied.

The vigil planned for Friday evening in front of Cheshire's First Congregational Church comes more than a month after Anjelita Estrada, who was a sixth-grade student at Doolittle Elementary School in Cheshire, killed herself on Dec. 23.

The Republican-American reports that vigil organizer Ruth Harlow says candles will be provided to those who attend the non-denominational and "non-political" event.

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