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Community leaders rally against knockout game

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Various community leaders in Brooklyn gathered today to rally against recent violent attacks.

Borough president-elect Eric Adams, along with leaders from the African-American, Jewish, Hispanic, and Gay communities gathered on the steps of the Brooklyn Supreme Court to send a message.

They want ‘the knockout’ game assaults and hate crimes to stop in their neighborhoods.

Adams said “Our message is clear today. It doesn't matter if we leave a synagogue on a Saturday or if we leave a baptist church on Sunday. We want to walk our streets in safety. "

The community leaders are putting together a $5000 dollar reward for anyone with information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for the recent attacks.

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