MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. - A Miami Gardens family demanded answers on Sunday evening after their teenage son was shot and killed while in Central Florida.
Trayvon Martin, 17, was shot and killed by a volunteer crime fighter on February 26th while visiting family in Sanford.
"I love my son dearly. My heart is broken," said Sabrina Fulton, Martin's mother.
"Not only did I lose a son, I lost a dear friend," said Tracy Martin, the teen's father.
Police said the Martin was walking back to a family member's home after buying a bag of Skittles and a drink at a nearby convenience store when he got into a scuffle with a Neighborhood Watch member.
The volunteer then shot Martin in the chest. He told police it was in self-defense and has not been arrested.
"I made a promise that I won't stop until I have justice for my son," said Martin.
"I am hoping that one day, one day he will walk through the door and this is going to be a nightmare. I just want answers," said Fulton.
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