Vigil Being Planned in Wake of Auburn Shootings

By: Associate Press
By: Associate Press

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) -- A candlelight vigil is being planned at Auburn University to remember the three people gunned down at a party.

University spokesman Mike Clardy tells the Opelika-Auburn News ( that plans for the vigil are in the works, but details about when it will be held are still being ironed out.

A three-day manhunt for a suspect charged with killing the three people in Auburn ended Tuesday night, with Desmonte Leonard walking into a federal courthouse in Montgomery and turning himself in.

Leonard was being held early Wednesday in a Montgomery jail. Authorities say he opened fire after a fight over a woman at Saturday's pool party.

Montgomery lawyer Susan James, who helped to arrange the surrender, said "when the full story is told, it may sound different than the perception now."

Information from: Opelika-Auburn News,

AP-WF-06-13-12 1259GMT

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