A 17-year-old boy has been charged with murdering Yolanda N’Gaojia, a 52 year old mother who was shot while visiting her son’s grave on what would have been his 22nd birthday.
Yolanda N’Gaojia, had been visiting her son Amir N’Gaojia’s grave with a family friend when she was shot at Calvary Baptist Church Garden of Memories Cemetery, Killeen, Texas, on March 22.
Police were originally called to Calvary Baptist Church Garden of Memories Cemetery around 5:00 p.m. on March 22 about a shooting and located two people suffering from gunshot wounds.
N’Gaojia was pronounced deceased about two hours later, while the second victim sustained non-life-threatening injuries.
N’Gaojia was visiting her son’s grave for what would have been his 22nd birthday when she was shot, KXXV reports.
Weston is being held without bond on the murder charge. It wasn’t immediately clear if he had an attorney who could speak on his behalf.
The Killeen Police Department said that the shooting was an isolated incident.