Friends, family say goodbye at funeral for 15-year-old shooting victim Za’Shawn Coats

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Funeral services were held for 15-year-old Za’Shawn Coats Friday morning. Coats was killed January 21st when, while walking with friends near Kent and Ferguson, a car pulled up and a gunman opened fire.

Coats died at the scene.

Family and friends gathered at Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church at  301 Klines Avenue to lay him to rest this morning.

Police arrested 24-year-old Juan Mora last week, who investigators say pulled the trigger.

Mora has been charged with First Degree Murder.

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