Marquis Scott was shot and killed at the age of 20 a year ago this week. His family still waits for justice.
Marquis Scott, 20, was shot while riding his bike. The Northeast High School football captain was turning his life around, his family said.
In a show of solidarity against the gun violence that has reached record-breaking proportions in St. Petersburg this year, mayoral candidate Robert Blackmon marched side by side with community leaders and residents in the second Annual Stop the Violence Walk Friday.
After his youngest son was murdered, Maress Scott decided to make it his mission to prevent other families from having to endure the indescribable pain of losing a child.
A St. Pete dad is on a mission to make the city safer after the death of his son back in 2019.
St. Pete father Maress Scott has made it his mission in life to take the tragedy of his son’s murder, and use it for good.