OAKLAND, Calif. — A good samaritan who distributed meals to the homeless and less fortunate was killed in Oakland, Calif. on Wednesday. Paris Powell, 29, was shot in the head while delivering food from his family’s van on the 1000 block of 47th Avenue in Oakland.
Powell’s wife and 3-year-old step daughter were also struck, but both survived the incident. No arrest have been made thus far, police said.
“It’s sad. It’s so sad when you have someone that is trying to make a difference and do the right thing,” Powell’s aunt said this morning.