MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) — The household of 31-year-old Pedro Francisco Garcia Sierra is reeling from the lack of his life, saying his 4-year-old daughter will really feel the most important blow.
In line with police, Garcia was shot and killed round 11:30 p.m. Saturday night time close to 19th and Mitchell. MPD stated this incident is street rage associated and prices are pending towards a 28-year-old who was taken into custody.
Garcia’s household describes him as a hard-working and loving father. He leaves behind his daughter, Ashley Sarahi.
“He was father, he was hard-working, a fantastic brother and lived for his daughter,” stated sister Delfina Garcia.
Garcia’s loss of life was felt by not solely his household however his group, too.
“He was a really good particular person. He was very accountable and a good friend. I by no means considered him as an individual of the streets,” stated Andres Marquez, an area pastor.
In line with neighbors, gunshots and street rage altercations aren’t new on their block.
“Within the evenings the parking is actually dangerous, I imply we have truly heard folks out right here yelling, threatening to kill one another over parking spots,” stated neighbor Patrick Hill.
MPD has reported 4 street rage homicides up to now this yr. That quantity this time final yr was two.
The Garcias stated they’re praying for justice and for Ashley Sarahi, who was very near her father.
The household is within the technique of planning Francisco Garcia’s funeral. You possibly can assist by clicking here.