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Watch at 6 PM: Community leaders, civil rights groups to lead demonstration

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

Community members are continuing to show support for the family of Charles Smith, the man shot and killed by a Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Officer on Thursday morning.

The National Action Network held a news conference about the shooting at noon. Penny Nelson, the victim's mother, also attended.

"We will seek and ultimately get the truth about Mr. Charles Smith's killing. We also call on the good citizens of Savannah and Chatham County to join us this evening at 6 p.m. for a peaceful demonstration here at the site of Charles's killing," Aleisha Blakely with NAN said.

The demonstration will be LIVE on THE News at 6 p.m.

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