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BRIEF: Bank account set up for donations to help Port St. Lucie boy wounded by gunfire Tuesday

May 23, 2014

By Will Greenlee, Treasure Coast Newspapers, Stuart, Fla.

May 23--PORT ST. LUCIE -- Those wishing to donate to help 7-year-old Emmanuel Morgan Jr., who was wounded by gunfire Tuesday, can do so at any Chase bank branch, according to Emmanuel's mother Jamie Young.

Emmanuel was wounded in the abdomen during an incident in which a 69-year-old man was fatally shot. Emmanuel is at St. Mary's Medical Center in West Palm Beach, according to Young.

An account in Emmanuel's name has been set up at Chase bank, Young said.

Brandon Hawkins, 24, was arrested in connection with the fatal shooting of Levi Williams, 69, and the wounding of Emmanuel.

Williams was the boyfriend of Young's mother. Police have identified Hawkins as Young's ex-boyfriend.


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