MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A community has said their finial goodbyes to three teenagers who were killed on their way to a soccer match.
Dozens remembered 13-year-old Gedeon Desir, 15-year-old Lens Desir and 17-year-old Richecarde Dumay at the 93rd Street Community Baptist Church on Saturday.READ MORE: Miami Police Department Sees Record Number of Applications In Hours
The teens were killed last month in North Miami while they walked to catch a bust to a soccer tournament.
Those at the service said it’s heartbreaking to know those three lives were cut short.READ MORE: Banksy 'Charlie Brown' Sells For $4 Million, While Child Prodigy Thrills Crowd With His Artwork
“My best friend’s nephew, he’s 17, he’s so smart. He was about to go to college,” said family friend Ellis Joseph. “He didn’t get to go to college. It’s so painful. It’s sad. My condolences to the families.”
A woman, Miriam Coulibaly, has been charged in the boys’ deaths.MORE NEWS: Arrest Made After Social Media Threat Targets Marjory Stoneman Douglas High
She is facing DUI manslaughter charges.