New York State Senator Eric Adams (D) Brooklyn, will hold a press conference with a group of Brooklyn youths who raised $900.00 dollars that they will give to 85-year-old Mrs. ###. Mrs. France was the victim of a vicious robbery while she was riding an elevator in her building . The person guilty of the crime choked Mrs. France until she fell unconscious. He then stole $900.00 dollars from her. The entire robbery was caught on tape and broadcasted throughout the city. Although the suspect was subsequently arrestd, Mrs. France did not received her money back.
A group of Brooklyn youth responded to this crime by raising money to return the $900.00 dollars to Mrs. France.
Senator Adams states "we often look at the bad things that young people do without taking the time to exaiming many of the good deeds that they perform each day."
Date: Saturday, September 20th , 2008
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Office of NYS Senator Eric Adams
572 Flatbush Avenue
Presiding: NYS Senator Eric Adams
Group of Youth