– It is terrible to hear what has happened. The city of Houston has always supported me and my team so I felt it was only right to give back to those who are down, " said Deandre Hopkins to NFL.com.Houston Texans wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins donates his salary for Saturday's match, the murdered girl's family. Photo: Eric Christian Smith/AP
in Addition to the money that will go to funeral expenses and to support the family, announced Deandre Hopkins that he will play Saturday playoff game against the Indianapolis Colts in the murdered girl's honor.
" What I can do is really nothing. It can't give someone their life back, " he continued.
, her 13-year-old sister, and their mother was in the family car on the way to a grocery store when a man in a pickupbil opened fire. The seven-year-old girl who sat in the back seat should have avlidigt immediately when she got hit. The girl's mother met while she shot but was able to leave the hospital after a shorter vårdinsats, while the older sister was injured by the broken glass.
the Offender is described as a white man in the 40s but no one has yet been arrested for the bombing which has been condemned and brought great excitement in the united states.
Police have not provided any motive for Sunday's attack, which sheriff Ed Gonzales called ”oprovocerad and completely insane”.
the Family's lawyer, Lee Merrit, and Shaun King, an activist and columnist, working with civil rights issues and racial injustice, has, according to the New York Times had announced a reward of 10,000 dollars for information leading to an arrest in the case.
the Game between the Houston Texans and the Indianapolis Colts will be played Saturday at 22.35 cet.
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