The Homicide Survivors Support Group mourns loss of their own

17th Street Shooting Victim

CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - The Homicide Survivors Support Group is mourning the loss of one of their own.

Family and friends have identified the victim from Saturday night's deadly shooting off of 17th Street as 24-year-old, Gilbert Sierra III. 

After being shot, the family says Sierra succumbed to his injuries a few hours later.

The family and friends of Gilbert are absolutely devastated and wondering why this happened to their loved one. 

The oil field worker was helping the support group just hours before he was shot.

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