Concerned citizens rally for safety in Montrose

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HOUSTON - A violent crime spree has left residents of Houston's Montrose neighborhood in shock. Two suspects are in police custody, accused of shooting and killing a young man during a robbery and carjacking outside F Bar. Friday night Montrose residents held a rally demanding more police patrols and increased safety on their streets.

Several people at the rally said they have been victims of crime in Montrose on multiple occasions. Some people feel Montrose is becoming a target for criminals because of recent efforts to gentrify the neighborhood.

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