He was a happy-go-lucky teenager who loved nothing more than to sing in his church choir. But Gama Droiville’s life changed in an instant when he was caught in crossfire.
New Yorkers were vocal as they marched through East Flatbush and called for an end to gun violence.
Gama Droiville, the 13-year-old Brooklyn boy was struck in the eye by a stray bullet last month, sang the national anthem Thursday night at the Subway Series at Citi Field.
A 13-year-old Brooklyn boy received a big welcome back when he returned to school Monday for the first time since he was shot.
Gama Droiville said he plans to live a normal life and not be afraid to step out onto the same East Flatbush street where he was nearly killed April 21.
Kareem Potomont, 21, has been charged with a slew of offenses after being captured in Queens on Thursday.
A 13-year-old boy spoke from his hospital bed Thursday night about the shooting that left him seriously wounded, as police questioned a man in connection with the incident.
Gama Droiville, 13, was waiting for the bus with his aunt and cousin when police said a gunman opened fire on the sidewalk.