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Freddie Gray's twin sister: 'please stop the violence'

The twin sister of Freddie Gray pleaded for peace after protesters turned unruly in Baltimore.

Fredericka Gray, standing by Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake's side at a news conference late Saturday, said "Can y'all please, please stop the violence?" She said her brother wouldn't have wanted it.

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Rawlings-Blake tweeted a photo of her with Fredericka Gray inside City Hall's ceremonial room, saying the group was "calling 4 peaceful protests."

A visitation is planned for Freddie Gray from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday at the Vaughn Greene Funeral Home at 4905 York Road in North Baltimore.

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The funeral is scheduled for 11 a.m. Monday at New Shiloh Baptist Church, 2100 N. Monroe St. in West Baltimore. A second visitation is scheduled at the church before services, starting at 10 a.m.

Gray died April 19 from a spinal cord injury he suffered while in police custody.

Hundreds marched peacefully for hours Saturday until about 6:30 p.m. when violence broke out in Downtown Baltimore. Police cruisers were smashed, store and restaurant windows were shattered and convenience stores were looted.

At least a dozen people were arrested, according to initial reports. Police had not responded Sunday morning to requests for information about those arrests.

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