In a reaction to the murder of her son yesterday, the mother of De-neil Smith, Betty Smith lamented the loss of her son.
In an exclusive interview with News Power Now she heartbroken woman revealed that she had no idea who would want to hurt her son.
She described him as a loving boy who had plans for his future.
In mourning the loss of her son, she said that she was told that her son begged for his life when he was murdered close to his home.
Smith was said to be an aspiring pilot who would attend and had been attending aviation classes every July-August vacation.
She said until it hits home, no one could truly know what it feels like to lose a child.
Mother of murdered student Betty Smith