A family, neighborhood, and community are mourning the death of 16 year old – Alonzo Dewayne Knight. The shooting took place outside of Alonzo’s home when he went outside to quiet some people who were arguing in the street. Thereafter, Alonzo was shot. The Pensacola News Journal reported that an arrest was made following the shooting. See Shooting Death of 16 Year Old Reported in Escambia County, Florida.
It is unfortunate that this young man lost his life at such a young age as a result of senseless violence. The unexpected and untimely death of a child is traumatic event that can and does affect a family for a lifetime.
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