17-year-old killed in Alexandria shooting , Family speaks out

[Alexandria, La] The loved ones of 17-year-old Tre’von Washington call for more security at event centers.

Following his tragic death on February 26th. Tre’von was attending a party meant for teens and his experience escalated. A juvenile has been arrested in connection to the incident.

“I feel like anytime you carry a gun into a place with this many people, where kids are at, what was your reason? What was your purpose of coming in this building with a gun”, Johana Brown, Mother of Tre’von.

The family is hoping to see the owners set more rules and regulations to prevent more incidents like this from happening.

“You got to understand what’s going on around you, you have to pay attention” Kenneth Freeman, Stepfather of Tre’von.

We’ve reached out to the owner of that event center and he declined to comment.

This incident is still under investigation.

If anyone has any information, you’re encouraged to contact the Alexandria Police Department at 318-441-6416.