Derrick Rose Offers To Pay For 6-Month Old’s Funeral Costs

Chicago Bulls superstar guard Derrick Rose will foot the bill for 6-month-old Jonylah Watkins’ funeral, ABC News reports.

Jonylah died a day after she was shot 5 times while her father changed her diaper in the front seat of a van parked on Chicago’s south side on Monday (3/13/13).

 

“I’m sitting here just thinking how sad it is that my city got to go through this. I love my city and everyone in it even my haters!” 1:21 AM-12 Sep 12

 

Brooks also said that the family won’t have to worry about funeral costs as Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose has offered to take care of the funeral costs.
 
As of Wednesday, police said they had some leads, including security camera footage of the gunman leaving the scene in a blue van. They believe the shooting was gang related.

 

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