The impact of gun violence in is seen and heard on a regular basis in Syracuse. Parents Rita and John Fredette know this firsthand. Their son Joshua was killed in 2005.
"A monster stole the breath away from my son," Rita Fredette said. "No matter what we all do to stop and impact violence, that cannot heal my heart.
"How do you get well? I don't know," John Fredette said. "Every day is yesterday, July 2, 2005."