"Toddlers are suffering from sound gun violence," he said. "… I sit back and I have to escape from what I see and hear every day. When I do it; I come to the same conclusion … we are in a state of disorder. "
Mayor of Milwaukee, Tom Barrett, described the "shame" of gun violence in the city and across the country.
"Sandra Parks … went into a bedroom, she did not live," said Barrett at a news conference. "Sadly, someone who decided to shoot bullets in their house was caused by death and she died."
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"Our first truth is that we have to start caring for each other," he said. "We need to be empathetic and try to walk in each other's shoes … We will overcome when we love ourselves and the people around us. become our keeper of our brothers. "
He collected dozens of people for a watch outside Sandra's home, on Tuesday. They catch up a plaque with a dissertation as they reflect on their calls against violence.
His mother, Bernice Parks, said her daughter was constantly talking against violence. "My child was not violent. My child did not like violence," he said.
"All you are hearing about is someone dies or someone is shot and people do not think about his father or his son or grandchildren or not to kill, "he said.