Wearing red, Indigenous families honor missing relatives

Nickie Saunders, center, of Tecumseh, Okla., releases a butterfly during ceremonies at the state Capitol on Missing and Murdered Indigenous Peoples Awareness Day, Friday, May 5, 2023, in Oklahoma City. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Native Americans whose relatives have gone missing or been killed wore red on Friday, a color synonymous with raising awareness about the disproportionate number of Indigenous people who have been victims of violence.