Vigil to be held for Leandro Mendoza; fatally shot outside Lexington Liquors in Clifton

Family and friends of a man gunned down in Clifton earlier this month will hold a vigil this evening. Leandro Mendoza was shot and killed

Family and friends of a man gunned down in Clifton earlier this month will hold a vigil this evening.

Family and friends of a man gunned down in Clifton earlier this month will hold a vigil this evening. (10/25/15)

CLIFTON - Family and friends of a man gunned down in Clifton earlier this month will hold a vigil this evening.

Leandro Mendoza was shot and killed during a robbery outside Lexington Liquors in Clifton.

Police say Mendoza and another employee were closing up the Lexington Avenue shop on Oct. 16 when they were approached by a group who opened fire on them.

Four teenagers are charged with his murder.

The vigil is set for 5 p.m. outside of Lexington Liquors.

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