BALTIMORE (WJZ) — For many young people, sports athletes are like heroes. But here in Baltimore, they’re a symbol of community and peace.
In response to recent gun violence that’s been plaguing our city, a new mural stands in the Charles North area featuring one of our very own, Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson, throwing up a peace sign.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Maryland: More Than 1K New Cases But No Deaths Reported Sunday
The mural is part of a nationwide tour called Stop Gun Violence. The work is curated by international artist Kyle Holbrook.READ MORE: City Police Investigating Two Separate Overnight Double Shootings
If you’d like to check it out, the mural is located off North Howard Street in the Charles North area.MORE NEWS: Man Shot, Critically Wounded In East Baltimore Saturday, Baltimore Police Say