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9-year-old girl urges Portland city leaders to end gun violence

Speaking at a virtual press conference, Hadar Kedem told a harrowing story of dodging bullets in a Northeast Portland park last July.

KGW 8 Sept 22 PORTLAND, Ore. — A 9-year-old girl asked Portland city leaders to do more to stop gun violence Tuesday during a virtual press conference. 

Hadar Kedem spoke during a public testimony opportunity and shared a terrifying incident her family went through in early July in Northeast Portland. 

It happened on July 3, she said, as she and her dad and brother were playing a game at Rose City Park near McDaniel High School.

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