Funeral for 2-year-old killed by gunfire in Minneapolis

- The funeral was held today for the 2-year-old killed in the crossfire of a Minneapolis shooting.
Le’Vonte King Jason Jones was killed when the minivan he was riding in was hit by gunfire. He was hit in his chest.

It happened on July 8 at the intersection of Penn Avenue North and Lowry Avenue North around 11:30 a.m. Le'Vonte's 15-month-old sister, Melia Jones was also in the minivan at the time of the shooting, she suffered a gunshot wound to the leg.

Funeral services were held at Bethel Christian Fellowship in St. Paul.

Police are still looking for the person who fired shots at the minivan.
Anyone with information is urged to contact the police or call Crimestoppers 1-800-222-TIPS.

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