Fundraiser held for Denver woman killed in Mexican nightclub

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DENVER -- Family and friends of a young woman from Denver gathered Friday night to preserve the memory of her life.

Alejandra Villanueva was at an electronic music festival at a nightclub in Mexico when gunmen opened fire. She was killed in the crush of people that happened when everyone tried to escape..

Friday night, those closest to her and others in the community held a fundraiser to help pay for her funeral expenses.