Blessing Thursday to honor man killed in University Place

Staff writerJune 8, 2014 

A ceremony in honor of a man fatally shot earlier this month in University Place will be Thursday.

Phillip Little, 27, died May 20 near 5502 Orchard St. W.

Associated Ministries will mark that spot with ribbons at the 3 p.m. ceremony, called a Moment of Blessing.

The short worship service is meant to reclaim spaces where homicides have happened.

The public is welcome. For more information, call 253-426-1506.

The Pierce County Sheriff's Department is still investigating the shooting.

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