PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Students are remembering a friend who was gunned down in North Philadelphia. Sixteen-year-old Ceani Smalls was stepping off a SEPTA bus near 22nd Street and Sedgley Avenue Saturday, when a gunman opened fire, killing her.
Smalls attended the Mathematics, Civics and Sciences Charter School of Philadelphia.READ MORE: Philadelphia Police Investigating Possible Shooting In North Philly After 10-Year-Old Boy Suffers Minor Lacerations
Classmates and staff paid tribute to the teenager.READ MORE: Philadelphia Weather: Rainy Sunday, Thunderstorm Chances This Evening
“We used to be in Keystone Prep class together. She used to talk about prom a lot and that’s all that she wanted to do. It’s just messed up because now she can’t even go to prom and that’s what she was waiting for,” Tiana Bing said.Toll Hike Takes Effect Sunday On 8 Delaware River Crossings; Gas Prices Also Increasing
Suspect Robert Jamieson is in custody and charged with murder and attempted murder.