CALUMET CITY, Unwell. (WLS) —
Saturday marked two years since a Calumet Metropolis lady was gunned down in her personal entrance yard.
The killer continues to be at-giant, Samantha Springer’s household spent Saturday making an attempt to maintain her reminiscence alive and looking for to make sure her case does not go chilly.
Springer was a 21-yr-previous school scholar with goals of turning into a therapist when she was fatally shot on her dad or mum’s entrance garden.
“I miss her a lot. She was my greatest pal,” stated her mom, Shari Springer.
About one hundred individuals got here out Saturday morning for a 5K stroll in Midlothian. They chanted “Justice for Sammie” as they walked.
A portion of the proceeds from the occasion will go in the direction of a scholarship at South Suburban School, the place Samantha Springer was a scholar. The remainder of the cash can be used for the reward to seek out the individual liable for her dying.
“I feel it is necessary to return out and help a household hurting every single day,” stated Tabbitha Blair.
Mother and father Tom and Shari Springer have been each at their house on Pulaski Street in south suburban Calumet Metropolis the night time of Sept. sixteen, 2015. Their daughter parked her automotive out entrance and was strolling in when gunfire erupted, police stated.
She was shot 3 times at level clean vary.
“Hopefully she did not endure,” Tom Springer stated.
The household and their group proceed to search for solutions two years later.
“We name the police, my son is texting, we have now billboards donated,” Shari Springer stated.
The Calumet Metropolis Police Division stated Saturday that there are not any new updates to the investigation.
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