(Bedford Heights) Friends, family and well-wishers attended a wake Tuesday night for 5-year-old Jermani Brooks of Cleveland. Brooks was fatally shot while in a parked car a week ago Sunday. Brook's mother Noni was shot in the eye by a separate bullet.
The wake was held at Calhoun Funeral Home at 23000 Rockside Road in Bedford Heights from 6:00-8:00 Tuesday evening. A funeral for Brooks will be Wednesday, January 29th at 11:00am at Covenant Community Church, 3342 East 119th Street in Cleveland. The service will start at 10:00am.
The man accused of both shootings, 33-year-old Geoffrey Gurkovich of Cleveland has been arrested and is being held under a $5 million dollar bond.