HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — A food drive will be held Saturday, March 26 in honor of Lucia Bremer, on the one-year anniversary of her death.
Bremer was a 13-year-old student at Quioccasin Middle School in Henrico County when was shot and killed while walking home after school. A 14-year-old male was arrested in connection with the March 2021 shooting and is charged with multiple offenses including second-degree murder.
Canterbury Recreation partnered with Feed More to hold an in-person and virtual community food drive, as suggested by the Bremer family. The day of service will be a way to honor the memory of their daughter.
Canterbury Recreation will have a Feed More food truck on-site at Canterbury Recreation –1300 Pump Road– where they will collect items from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. People may also may a monetary donation online through FeedMore.
According to the page, every $10 donated helps to provide 40 meals. Canterbury has already raised over $3,000 towards the $5,000 goal.
The teen accused of killing Bremer, now 15-year-old Dylan Williams, is expected to be tried as an adult in the Henrico Circuit Court in July 2022.