A memorial for 16-year-old Damien Thompson, Jr., who was killed over the weekend, sits near the intersection of Ponderosa and Bonita drives in Gulfport on Monday, February 2, 2017. "It was very hurtful that he was taken the way he was taken," said Catrease Hyde, Thompson's mother. "He loved everyone, tried to help everyone."
A memorial for 16-year-old Damien Thompson, Jr., who was killed over the weekend, sits near the intersection of Ponderosa and Bonita drives in Gulfport on Monday, February 2, 2017. "It was very hurtful that he was taken the way he was taken," said Catrease Hyde, Thompson's mother. "He loved everyone, tried to help everyone." Amanda McCoy amccoy@sunherald.com
A memorial for 16-year-old Damien Thompson, Jr., who was killed over the weekend, sits near the intersection of Ponderosa and Bonita drives in Gulfport on Monday, February 2, 2017. "It was very hurtful that he was taken the way he was taken," said Catrease Hyde, Thompson's mother. "He loved everyone, tried to help everyone." Amanda McCoy amccoy@sunherald.com

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