Candlelight Vigil For 17-Year Old Shooting Victim Diren Dede – Interview With Soccer Coach Attached
Foreign exchange student Diren Dede was shot and killed on Sunday (April 27) in Missoula after trespassing on to the property of Marcus Kaarma. Kaarma is being charged with deliberate homicide and is out on bail awaiting trial.
While we can't know exactly what happened that night, we do know that Missoulians and people around the world have been affected by Diren's death.
FC Missoula have organized a candlelight vigil for the 17-year-old who attended Big Sky High School. It will be held tonight (May 2) at 9 p.m. at the Fort Missoula soccer fields on the South Avenue side. For more information or questions, the contact person is Bridget at 406-381-4442.
In addition, KGVO's Peter Christian interviewed Diren's soccer coach Jay Bostrom on Friday morning. That interview is included below.