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Charleston Co. Sheriff's Office holding 16th annual Homicide Survivors' Picnic

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The Charleston County Sheriff's Office will be holding its 16th annual Homicide Survivors Picnic this weekend. 

More than 200 survivors of homicide will gather from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on April 16 at the North Charleston Riverfront Park. 

"The annual picnic gives the survivors a chance to come together in a non-therapeutic environment, gain strength from each other, and bond with those who truly know what they are going through. 

CCSO officials say transportation for survivors may be provided and need to call 843-745-2250, 843-745-2251 or 843-792-2945. 

A press release states the event is sponsored by the Charleston County Sheriff's office of Victim Services & MUSC Crime Victims' Center, and hosted by the the North Charleston Police Department Victim services. 

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