The troubling escalation of violence has left far too many families heartbroken.
To get an understanding of the true human cost we talked with a grieving mother who stil cherishes the memory of her beloved son, an outspoken funeral director caught in the middle of it all, and a community leader who has challenge for us all.
Monique Miller is that grieving mother. But she’s not just a character in a story. She’s real.
Miller will never see her son get married, have kids or buy a home.
Shooting violence takes an emotional and financial toll on the families involved and Connecticut taxpayers. Fox Connecticut’s Investigative team took an in depth look at the cost of violence.
“I didn’t see them come from this area. It happened right in front of my door step pretty much.”
Daigin Mosby pointed to where he stood the night he almost died.
“As I’m walking away from my house, three men came in with guns, they had masks, and they pointed them at me.”