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Eric Holder To Pay Tribute To Overland Park Shooting Victims

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NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 01: U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder speaks at a press conference at the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Souther District of New York on April 1, 2014 in New York City. Holder spoke alongside U.S. Attorney for the South District of New York, Preet Bharara, about the prosecution of Osama Bin Laden's son-in-law, Sulaiman Abu Ghayth. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images) | Andrew Burton via Getty Images

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department says Attorney General Eric Holder will travel to Overland Park, Kan., on Thursday to pay tribute to the victims in the shootings at Jewish community sites.

The interfaith memorial ceremony is scheduled to begin at 11 a.m. EDT.

The white supremacist charged in shootings Sunday that left three people dead at two Jewish community sites in suburban Kansas City made his first court appearance Tuesday.

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