Milwaukee Boy Shot Over Facebook Feud (And His Moms Message)


tariqOn July 3, 2015 14-year-old Tariq Akbar was killed.  Why? Because of a fight that took place on Facebook over a girl.

Milwaukee Police Chief stated that eight or nine shots were fired.  Officers were patrolling Milwaukee’s lakefront nearby at the time.

His mother wants to share a message with parents out there.

“Keep an eye on your kids, and watch their friends and who they hang with, because you never know what will happen to your kid from hanging with the wrong people.” – Arifah Akbar.

Let’s all learn from this and put an end to violence from social media.

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