Vice President Harris to attend funeral of Ruth Whitfield in Buffalo

Buffalo Shootings
Rev. Al Sharpton speaking at a funeral in Buffalo Friday, May 27, 2022 Photo credit WBEN Photo

Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - The Rev. Al Sharpton, speaking at the funeral of Buffalo shooting victim Geraldine Talley Friday, announced Vice President Kamala Harris would be in Buffalo Saturday to attend the funeral of Ruth Whitfield, another victim of the racially-motivated attack at Tops Market on Jefferson Avenue.

Two other funerals were scheduled in Buffalo Friday for victims of the shooting attack and Whitfield's is the last of the ten funerals following the May 14th mass shooting.

President Joe Biden visited the shooting site last week and will be visiting the site of the Texas school shooting Sunday.