"Tomas Larsson, 40, received a knife in the back when he tried to solve a conflict between the young guys. "
"He died and left his family and girlfriend in deep sorrow."
"– The only thing he wanted was to help young people. Tomas dreamed of building a crossbana and arrange different activities. As a recreation center for the guys – and this happens, " says Kendra Woodson, partner. "
"Every day at 19.19 teeth Kendra Woodson, a light in the bedroom window. At the time of the day, died, her partner Tomas Larsson. "
"– I usually look out the window and think that Tomas is hiding behind a tree. He is in the forest. I can not understand that he is gone. "
"On november 27, had Kendra, and Thomas decided on a meeting with some young people in Kävlinge. The build up to the meeting was a prolonged conflict between a guy and a son of one of the Kendras relatives. "
"Kendra and Thomas understood it as if the relative were hard-pressed and received several serious threats. Tomas thought it was enough, and decided hit with the guy and his buddies."
"When Kendra and Thomas came to the meeting place in Kävlinge she reacted to the young people was masked. But Tomas took it with ro. He thought that he would be able to talk them cope, " says Kendra."
"– I remember that he said that the only thing that will happen is that the people calling the police because we are loud, " says Kendra."
"Tomas walked up to Marcus who must have been behind the threats against Kendras relative. "
"According to interviews with witnesses from the site to the atmosphere quickly become upset. Tomas and Marcus yelling at each other. "
"After a while see Kendra how one of the guys who are farther away will take up a large kitchen knife that he had in byxlinningen on the back. "
" I was completely stunned. To snorungen was with the knife. I could not believe my eyes. "
"After a while, go the situation over to the attacked. "
"Witnesses from the scene have indicated that Marcus and Tomas pushed. Then Tomas stuck Marcus on the ground to get him to calm down. "
"Then we will take the elder guy – a 22-year-old – knife from his buddy and go against them. "
"”Stab he stab he stab him,” cried the friend at the same time as the 22-year-old is approaching Tomas. "
"He takes a few quick strides forward and stabs him in the back. "
" Suddenly I see his fist against Tomas back. I'm thinking that ”now he went to the knife in him,” but I have a hard time to make it, " says Kendra. "
"She rushes forward and tries to help Tomas. "
"– It is so unreal that I have to question if he really was carved. Yes, he replies. "
"full of adrenaline chasing Tomas only after the guys. But he quickly gets hard to breathe and sits down. "
"In a state of shock calling Kendra 112. "
"She gets a scarf of Marcus mom who also come to the site. "
"Kendra, pressing the scarf tightly against the wound – but it not help. "
"– he says He can't breathe, and gasping for air. "
"the Police are quickly on the spot but it takes more than 15 minutes before the ambulance arrives. In the meantime, the police officers down Tomas on the ground and press against his wounds. "
" They took me and put me in the police car. Tomas cranks with the arms and legs and looks to want to turn. After a while, I can see that he loses force, " says Kendra, and falls into tears. "
"the Memory of Tomas's death throes has been etched. She grämer that she was not with him in the difficult moment. "
"" I have such anxiety over it. I was not close to him then. But the police didn't want to let out me from the car. They wanted to interrogate me, " she explains. "
"”He showed his love”"
"T heart K is it carved into a tree in the garden. "
"It is Tomas that has been carved into his love to Kendra. On may 23, they should marry. But instead of planning a wedding got Kendra to arrange the funeral. "
"– he said He would sing ”Stand by me” for me at the wedding. So, it was not. Instead, we played it during the funeral. "
"On 25 march, was sentenced 22-year-old to 14 years in prison for the murder of Tomas."
"in Addition, the court sentenced 17-year-old, who produced the knife, for complicity to involuntary manslaughter, a felony."
"– It feels unreal that it got this way. Tomas was keen that the young guys would feel good, " says Kendra. "
"Tomas himself had a messy past and had been in prison. It is Kendra clear. But he must have left it behind and now wanted to help young people not make the same mistake. "
" We have been stödfamilj to a guy and he lived for a period in here. In addition, a friend's son lived here also when he had it tough. Tomas was very good at talking with young boys. "
"It was many hours of meckande in the garage. Sometimes they built the fence or walked in the forest. "
"Tomas also had a plan for the future. According to Kendra he wanted to build a kind of aktivitetsgård for guys. With things like a motocross track, pilbågskytte and other activities. "
"– That he dreamed of. The idea was that the guys who had it tough would be able to get there and experience something different. "
"Would have been inside."
"It was not the first time the 22-year-old was involved in violence. Earlier in the autumn he was sentenced to two months in prison for assault. "
"When Tomas was murdered awaited the 22-year-old to serve his sentence. "
"That's what makes Kendra so sorry. "
"– He would not have been out on the street. He had been in prison so had my Tomas might have lived today. "
"a week appealed the 22-year-old in his ruling. "
" I will never forgive him. But he seems to understand what he has done. He seemed honest in the courtroom. I am in any case grateful for. "
"Marcus really called something else. "