The Montgomery County community joins Councilmemeber Will Jawando for a Peace in Nigeria event

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SILVER SRPING, Md. (WDVM) — Councilmember Will Jawando and other community leaders held a Peace in Nigeria event to reflect on the harm inflicted by SARS.

SARS is the Special Anti-robbery Squad, a unit of the Nigerian Police that has a long record of civilian abuse.

The community lit candles and had a moment of silence to honor the lives lost due to police brutality.

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