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Shawn Davis, 24, gunned down on Grandmont

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DETROIT, Mich. (WJBK) -

A day that started with a sweet 16 party ended in tragedy for a Detroit family. Shawn Davis, 24, was gunned down in the middle of the street. Family members and friends gathered Saturday to mourn the loss of the father, brother and son.

Click on the video player to watch Ronnie Dahl's report.

As the rain fell, a group gathered to remember a college student who had dreams of becoming a chef. Shawn Lamont Davis, Jr. will not get to live out his dreams. In the early morning hours of Oct. 7, he was shot multiple times. He'd spent the day celebrating his sister's birthday then stopped to visit friends on Grandmont St. He was walking to his car when someone drove by and opened fire. Family members tell us Shawn knew his killers.

Shawn leaves behind a 4-year-old daughter. In honor of his life, his organs were donated.

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