ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) - On July 13, St. Louis' 22nd Ward Alderman Jeffrey Boyd learned that the city’s latest murder victim was his 23-year-old nephew Rashad Farmer; the son of his wife`s sister.
This was in the Wells Goodfellow neighborhood.
Alderman Boyd's emotional response reflects what many people feel these days.
The question remains: How does St. Louis stop the violence, specifically black on black crime?
Alderman Boyd joins FOX 2 to discuss his nephew's tragic death and what action citizens can take to reduce murder rates in St. Louis.