Video: Tense conversation ends in hug as mourners gather outside Dayton shooting memorial

Published: Friday, August 09, 2019 @ 10:52 AM

Two gentlemen started arguing in the Oregon District, but their interaction quickly turned into a hug, after they realized their common goal was to honor the victims of the shooting.

Sadness, anger, frustration and love were all on display in the Oregon District at a memorial set up where a mass shooting took place early Sunday morning.

>> Weekend events planned to benefit the victims and survivors of the Oregon District shooting

Cameras captured that wide range of emotions all within 75 seconds.

Content Continues Below

Mourners powered by grief expressed their frustration outside Ned Peppers where a gunman killed nine people earlier this week.

Emotions escalated between two men as they shouted at each other when suddenly, things clicked.

>> ‘It’s gonna get better’: 2 boys on mission to spread kindness following Dayton shooting

The men shook hands before embracing, turning it into a moment when nothing else mattered. Because while a hug can’t heal all, it can help.