Vigil Held For Kayleah Wilson
Friends And Strangers Pray For Missing Girl
Last Updated: 1297 days ago
The discovery of a body in Greeley has an entire community wondering, praying and hoping for the best.Candles and stuffed animals were placed on a bridge near the water where the body was discovered.Even though there's been nothing official from investigators, many Greeley residents said their gut tells them the body is that of 12-year-old Kayleah Wilson. Wilson was first reported missing in late March.At a vigil Wednesday night near the scene of the discovery, many people held candles.Many of those attending had never met the girl."I've just seen it on TV. Pictures and all. I feel so sad for the family," said Felicia Madison, a resident of Evans."I have children and grandchildren. And I always fear for them," she said.Madison feels another family will appreciate her good thoughts and prayers."I told them if I could walk good, I would've been walking all over with a lot of people, hoping to find this child," said Madison."It's sad and it's scary," said Tanna Benavidez, a Greeley parent.Regardless of who it may be, there's a sense of fear knowing something bad happened at the place they call home."I have an 11-year-old daughter. I think about it all of the time," said Benavidez.