No arrests in slaying of 13-year-old

Friends gather near boy's home to grieve loss

Luis Gerena, 13, was fatally shot Friday night in this area of the Bromley-Heath public housing development in Jamaica Plain.
By Brian R. Ballou and Megan Woolhouse
Globe Staff / January 14, 2007

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Friends of 13-year-old Luis Gerena, the latest victim of Boston's street violence, sobbed yesterday as they stood near the apartment on Wensley Street in Roxbury, where the boy lived with his grandmother. Vanessa Alvarez, 13, started to say how much she would miss him when she broke down in tears, unable to continue. (Full article: 774 words)

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