Connecticut Shooting: Days After Gun Death in U City
Newtown Patch is reporting 27 people have been killed today at an elementary school.
News today of the shocking elementary school shooting in Newtown, Conn. comes on the heels of a another senseless gun death in University City.
Demetri was shot and killed when a loaded gun went off in the hands of his friend, striking him in the head. The gun was found under a pillow in the friend's grandfather's bedroom. The friend lived with the grandfather.
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Demetri is not the first young shooting victim this year in University City. Destinee Clemons was shot and killed while sitting on her front porch in June.
With the string of gun deaths and shootings nationally, what can we as a community do to prevent further deaths?