Family members, friends and dozens from the Aventura community marched to Peace Park on Sunday night before holding a candlelight vigil as they remembered the life of Justin Fernandes-Pedra.
"He was a happy, happy boy," the 8-year-old boy's mother, Jeantamee Sheuermann, said.
Tears ran down the face of Justin's father, Aldric Fernandes-Pedra, as he spoke of his son proudly.
"He was my son, and I love him so much," Fernandes-Pedra said in Spanish.
Justin's father described him as a champion who...