He was the oldest of four and was raised by a single mom. The Crossing Educational Center student participated in community activities like Wild Cats Baseball and City Life Center.
His peers knew him as a funny and loving; his girlfriend knew him as her hero. His principal praised him for his ability to make him a better person and a better administrator.
Known as “MJ,” Marlon Jamon Davis Jr., 16, from Fort Wayne, Indiana was shot in the back while sitting in a vehicle. He was pronounced dead at a local hospital.