‘We want justice’: The father of her child was killed …
HOPEWELL, Va. (WRIC) — A mother in Hopewell who lost the father of her child is speaking out against the senseless gun violence in her city.
Kamesha Russell says she feels a lingering sense of hopelessness as she had to tell her 12-year-old daughter that her father was one of the two victims in a deadly shooting on Wednesday, Jan. 18.
“I had to go pick my baby up from school and let her know that her dad is never coming back, Russell said. “And she broke down in front of that school and said ‘mom, why?'”