Tickets on sale for newspaper shooting benefit concert

July 20, 2018 GMT

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Tickets are now on sale for a benefit concert that honors the victims of a shooting at a Maryland newspaper last month.

WMAR-TV reports Good Charlotte will be headlining the July 28 concert titled “Annapolis Rising: A Benefit for the Capital Gazette and Free Press & First Responders.” Other performers include Dublin 5, Higher Hands and Clones of Funk.


The Annapolis concert will feature speakers including staff from the Capital Gazette newsroom and Washington Post Editor Martin Baron. Tickets start around $25.

The concert will take place one month after the June 28 fatal shooting. The suspect, Jarrod Ramos, remains jailed on five counts of first-degree murder.


Information from: WMAR-TV, http://www.abc2news.com/