Son Of Miami Anti-Violence Activist Shot And Killed

Jun 4, 2015


Friends of David Queen carry his casket after his memorial service. Queen, the son of local activist Tangela Sears, was killed in a Tallahassee shooting.
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A well-known Miami anti-violence activist is suddenly dealing with her own tragedy.

Tangela Sears' son, David Queen, 29, was fatally shot after an argument at his apartment complex in Tallahassee two weeks ago. A suspect has been arrested and charged with second-degree murder.

Queen was a Miami native. Sears is now trying to make sense of losing her only child to gun violence, the very thing she’s been fighting here for over a decade.


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