Bronx residents stand in solidarity with victims of Newtown tragedy

Organizers collected signatures for a gun control petition to be sent to Mayor Bloomberg.

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THE BRONX - Residents gathered at the Bronx Supreme Courthouse to stand in solidarity with those killed in the Newtown, Conn. massacre last Friday.

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The vigil featured prayer, candles and the reading of the names of the victims killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School.

Vigil organizers also collected signatures for a petition on gun control to send to Mayor Michael Bloomberg, as well as officials in Washington.

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