A devastated mother embraced her daughter's killer in court this week, a moment of forgiveness amid personal anguish.
Jordyn Howe pleaded guilty in court Tuesday for the 2012 shooting death of his friend, Lourdes “Jina” Guzman-DeJesus, 13. Howe had brought his stepfather’s gun on the school bus, firing it once at the ground.
He pointed the weapon at Guzman-DeJesus — and this time, when he pulled the trigger, the gun fired, killing her. Video and full story
Caption: Ady Guzman-DeJesus, mother of the teen who was accidentally shot and killed on a school bus hugs the student, Jordyn Howe, who pulled the trigger after court deal, June 10, 2014. Miami Herald/MCT/Landov