Paulding County 11-Year-Old Remembered with Balloon Release on His Birthday

PAULDING COUNTY, Ga. – A community in Paulding County is preparing to commemorate the life of an 11-year-old boy tragically killed in a shooting at his home in April. Zander Whatley’s family will hold a balloon release to honor what would have been his 12th birthday, ahead of his funeral on Saturday. The balloon release is scheduled for 6 p.m. at Rockmart High School, following the first day of public viewing at the school’s gymnasium. …

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Tragedy Strikes: Man Charged in Stabbing Incident That Resulted in 11-Year-Old Boy’s Death and Pregnant Woman’s Injury

Chicago, Illinois – A tragic incident unfolded in Edgewater, resulting in the death of an 11-year-old boy and critical injuries to his pregnant mother in a domestic-related stabbing. Crosetti Brand, 37, faces multiple charges including first-degree murder, attempted first-degree murder, armed robbery, home invasion, and domestic battery. Brand, with a history of domestic violence, had been released from jail just a day before the attack. Upon responding to the scene on North Ravenswood Avenue, police …

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Chicago Man Kills 11-Year-Old Boy Trying to Save Mother in Domestic Violence Attack

Chicago, Illinois – Newly-released court documents are revealing the heartbreaking events that occurred leading to the tragic death of an 11-year-old boy in Edgewater as he bravely tried to protect his pregnant mother from a domestic violence attack. The young boy, Jayden Perkins, lost his life when Crosetti Brand, with a history of domestic abuse, broke into the family’s apartment in Edgewater. Brand had recently been released from prison and had multiple orders of protection …

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Murder Charges Announced in Edgewater Attack on 11-Year-Old Boy

Chicago, Illinois – Chicago police have announced charges in connection with the murder of an 11-year-old boy and the stabbing of his pregnant mother. The tragic incident occurred in the Edgewater neighborhood, where an emotional vigil was held to remember the young victim, Jayden Perkins, and support his family. Jayden, described as a “bright light” by community members, attended Peirce Elementary School and was known for his kindness and exuberance. His classmates have created a …

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Perry: Community Unites to Say Goodbye to 11-Year-Old School Shooting Victim, Ahmir Jolliff

PERRY, Iowa – The community of Perry, Iowa, came together to pay their respects to 11-year-old Ahmir Jolliff, who tragically lost his life in a shooting at Perry High School last week. The funeral held at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church was attended by hundreds of people from Perry and beyond, showing the impact Ahmir had on those around him. According to Pastor Andrea Brownlee, Ahmir was a vibrant soul with a contagious smile, always showing …

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Tragedy Strikes: 11-Year-Old Boy Killed in Iowa School Shooting Remembered as ‘Smiley’ and Full of Life

PERRY, Iowa – The small town of Perry, Iowa is grappling with the aftermath of a tragic school shooting that claimed the life of an 11-year-old boy, Amir Jollif. Amir, known as “Smiley” for his cheerful demeanor, was a vibrant and beloved member of the community. The devastating incident occurred on the first day of classes after winter break at Perry High School, sending shockwaves through the tight-knit rural town located about 40 miles northwest …

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School Shooting in Perry, Iowa Leaves 11-Year-Old Dead and 7 Others Injured

PERRY, Iowa — A tragic shooting at Perry High School in a small-town Iowa community resulted in the death of a sixth-grader and injuries to several others on the first day back at school after winter break. Authorities identified the victim as 11-year-old Ahmir Jolliff. The suspected shooter, 17-year-old Perry High School student Dylan Butler, also died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Following the incident, Perry schools superintendent Clark Wicks announced that classes for high …

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