Gang Peacemaker Laid To Rest

Hundreds of people gathered at a small Roxbury church yesterday for the funeral of Jahmol Norfleet. The 20-year-old was gunned down last week, not far from the church. Police have not yet identified any suspects.

Norfleet was a gang member who'd turned his life around and was working on a truce between gangs. His transformation was the focus of his funeral, as WBUR's Bianca Vazquez Toness reports.

This program aired on December 7, 2006. The audio for this program is not available.


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