A vigil was held at Challenge Charter School, where the fifth grader was set to graduate.READ MORE: Driver Charged With DWI, Manslaughter In Crash That Killed Mother, Daughter On Rockaway Boulevard In Queens
Justin was shot in the stomach outside a relative’s home Saturday, just days before his 11th birthday.READ MORE: Citizen App Seeks 'Field Team Members' To Live Stream Breaking News Stories
His mother, Aretha Wallace, held back tears while speaking about her beloved son.
“He’s my angel. Somehow he’s looking over me,” she said. “Justin loved his school, he loved his family, and he loved his friends. Anyone who knew him could have tell.”MORE NEWS: NYC DOT Asks New Yorkers To Weigh In On Future Citi Bike Station Locations In Brooklyn, Queens
The suspect, 29-year-old Jovan Young, was arraigned Wednesday on murder charges.