Los Angeles, CA–Micquel Hawkins, 22, was shot and killed over the weekend on East 29th Street and San Pedro. Two others were also shot but survived their injuries.
Hawkins 2-year-old daughter Milan, is now orphaned. Her father was also murdered last year.
Via ABC 7:
The family said they believe the surrounding community knows who killed Micquel, and they pleaded with them to break their silence
“When I roll down the street, I get so sick and tired of seeing candles grouped together. Block after block after block and another mother having to experience what I’ve gone through,” said the victim’s mother, Vanessa Hawkins. “The person who took this lady from us left behind the truest victim: a child that’s going to grow up without a mother or a father.