Family, friends gather for gay man killed in Hyattsville home

LANDOVER, MD. (WUSA9) - Family and friends honored the life of a 26-year-old man who was stabbed to death in his Hyattsville apartment earlier this week. 

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The vigil for Matthew Mickens-Murrey was held from noon until 1 p.m. at the Denim Community Center in Landover. 

Murrey was a member of the LGBTQ community. Activist are canvassing the area where Murrey lived and hung out, in hopes of getting answers. 

Police are offering a $25,000 reward for tips that lead to the arrest of the suspect. 

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