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Benefit concert for Corey Jones held in Lake Worth

Hundreds turned out for a benefit concert in Lake Worth for Corey Jones.

A total of five bands played at the Bamboo Room.

The band Corey played in, Future Prezidents, was the headliner. 

Corey would have been playing the drums tonight. The show went on. Band mates say it's what Corey would have wanted.

"Music was his greatest love and passion," said the singer of Future Prezidents, Boris Simeonov.

He and other musicians say they still feel Corey with them.

"He is, he'll be there," said Simeonov.

Meanwhile, the investigation into Corey's death continued. Today, FBI agents joined the sheriff's office at the scene along the I-95 exit ramp, where Corey was shot and killed.

"We're asking everyone to do what's right, especially the officer that killed Corey," said Rubin Anderson, whose sons know Corey.

Tonight friends are remembering him.

"He seemed like a very friendly, professional person," said Maria Ortiz, who knew Corey professionally.

Her sister, Carmen, added, "Very gentle, wasn't much for words but he always had a smile on his face."

Simeonov said, "He was a very warm, forgiving person." He added, "A person that was a master of communication, a master of patience."

Money raised will help the family with expenses.

There will be a rally calling for transparency in the Corey Jones investigation. it will be in front of the State Attorney's Office on Wednesday at 12:30 p.m.

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