HIGHWOOD – State Senator Julie Morrison (D-Lake Forest) released the following statement after the Kansas City Super Bowl Parade shooting:

“I send my strength and support to the victims and their loved ones who were at the Kansas City Super Bowl parade. An afternoon that was supposed to be celebratory turned into a lifetime of grieving for the family and friends of the deceased and injured, and years of trauma for attendees.”

“In times like these, I am reminded of the lasting pain of the Highland Park shooting. No one should have to live in fear of this happening in their community. My thoughts are with everyone impacted by this heinous event.”