BX school holds violence awareness event

Validus Preparatory Academy remembered two of its students today that were killed in acts of violence.Nadairee Walters and Martin Jackson were killed by stray bullets

THE BRONX - Validus Preparatory Academy remembered two of its students today that were killed in acts of violence.

Nadairee Walters and Martin Jackson were killed by stray bullets in separate incidents within months of each other two years ago.

Students marched, sang and read poetry on the topic to help raise awareness about senselessness of violence.

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