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Mourners gather for young victim of gun violence

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HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

Friends and family gathered together Saturday for the funeral of the teen killed earlier this week in a shooting. 16-year-old Robert Hewlett was laid to rest at Madison Memory Gardens.

Officers said Hewlett and another teen were found shot inside a car at the intersection of Belvoir Drive and Blue Crest Street early Monday morning. Hewlett died at the hospital; the other teen survived.

Huntsville Police arrested Shawn Ford for Hewlett's murder. Along with that charge, Ford also faces assault charges. He remains in jail on $135,000 bond

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