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Deandre Doyle Rogers

Age 18

Memphis, Tennessee

Held small jobs and big dreams

Just 18, he led a busy life. As a student at KIPP Memphis Collegiate High and then at the University of Rhode Island, he worked at a Burger King, Robin’s Jean, True Religion Brand Jeans and POLO.

On Facebook, he posted pictures of his many friends and himself posing with various cars.

Deandre Doyle Rogers, who sometimes went by Stackss, was killed in a shooting near the Crosstown Concourse in Memphis, Tennessee, around 9 p.m. on May 6, 2018. Five other victims in the car with him were also shot, one fatally.

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Meet the Reporters

More than 100 jokesters

Natwan Kian Holyfield

Supposed to go to homecoming, prom

Kaiden Vague

Sixteenth birthday. Golden birthday. Last birthday.

Eric Xavier Degori

His jokes could make anyone laugh

Will Earl Davis Jr.

The rising senior was always smiling

Rashiya Melton

Joins brother, leaves behind her twin

Edgar Alan Espino

Jokester loved to make people laugh

Daron Johnson

He went to celebrate another’s life

Jayvone J. Shackelford-Bishop

Friends together like Lilo & Stitch

Deandre Moon

Overnight tragedy for a basketball fan

Terale Claridy-Vaught

‘Solid’ friend barely gets to adulthood

Robert Carranza

He liked to post song lyrics

Amauri Green

Died while fixing a flat tire

Eddie Daiquan Grant

A devoted boyfriend and rap fan

Bryan Portales Escalante

Phone, wallet, shoes and, life — gone

Darion Gordon

Sixteen years erased by one bullet

Steven Alexander Jr.

He missed his first Father’s Day

Jonathan David Freeman Jr.

Debated anything, from music to Deflategate

Matthew James Jurado

Challenging student had a compassionate heart

Ryan J. Dillon

A playful boy, stopped by bullets

Manuel Lopez Jr.

High school senior set to graduate