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2nd annual Hoops for Junior event held in Mott Haven

The second annual Hoops for Junior event was held Saturday in Mott Haven, created to honor the life of the Bronx teenager and also inspire youth to practice non-violence with a game of basketball.

News 12 Staff

Oct 27, 2019, 11:06 AM

Updated 1,696 days ago

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The second annual Hoops for Junior event was held Saturday in Mott Haven, created to honor the life of the Bronx teenager and also inspire youth to practice non-violence with a game of basketball.
Lesandro "Junior" Guzman-Feliz's parents and sister were in attendance to celebrate the community peace-building event, which also honors all those who lost loved ones to gun, gang and street violence.
This year, three children were honored in a surprise ceremony.
 


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