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Sat, May 07


Street Event

Celebrate the Legacy 0f De’Mar

Kermit will be a guest speaker at this event. This is a free event to celebrate the Legacy of De’Mar Bester.

Celebrate the Legacy 0f De’Mar
Celebrate the Legacy 0f De’Mar

Time & Location

May 07, 2022, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM CDT

Street Event, Glenhurst Court and De’Mars Way in Rock Island

About the event

Each year Bester's family hosts an event to celebrate and honor De’Mar. displays billboards on the intersection of 11th street and 18th avenue to honor Bester on the day he was killed.

Monday marks 6 years since De'Mar Bester's murder in Rock Island.

Police say Bester was shot and killed during a robbery on the 1200 block of 11the St. in August, 2016.

De'Mar's family says they're frustrated that his case hasn't been solved.

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