CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — A Chesapeake household remains to be in search of closure six years after their cherished one handed away.
Twenty-three-year-old Levi Frederick died in a capturing on March 2, 2015. Nobody has been arrested in his demise.
Levi Frederick’s household got here collectively Tuesday night to recollect him with a memorial.
They’re hopeful that somebody may need a change of coronary heart and converse up.
For six years, Levi Frederick’s household has gathered at Roosevelt Cemetery to spend time with their cherished one taken too quickly.
“That’s comforting to us to know that he is probably not right here however his spirit nonetheless lives on,” stated Mareques Frederick, Levi’s brother.
Levi Frederick died on March 2, 2015 in a drive-by capturing on River Creek Street. No suspect has ever been arrested.
His household stated the ache from the loss remains to be felt every day.
“I would like justice for my child, that’s it. Justice,” stated Chanda Frederick, Levi’s mom. “It’s been six lengthy years and I’m nonetheless hurting.”
Levi Frederick’s household stated the years with out solutions have been robust.
“It’s nearly closure. We have to know who did this and why did you do it,” Mareques Frederick stated.
Whereas they anticipate that day to return, they’re cherishing the reminiscences that they plan to cross on to his daughter, who by no means bought to fulfill him.
“She wants justice. She must know why she don’t have her father,” stated Chanda Frederick.
They aren’t giving up hope that somebody would possibly present the lacking piece of data.
“Should you really feel such as you wish to come ahead and say one thing now, come ahead. That’s all we ask,” stated Mareques Frederick.
They stated if not for them, for the daughter he left behind.
“So long as God give me breath in my physique, I’ll by no means cease combating for justice,” Chanda Frederick stated.
Anybody with info is requested to name the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP (1-888-562-5887) or submit a tip online.