Family Of Gay Teen Found Dead On Brooklyn Train Tracks Believes His Death Is A Hate Crime
"DeAndre is so gullible. My baby trusted everybody and I hate that about him," his mother said.
February 22, 2023 at 3:42 pm
The family of a 19-year-old Black man is in mourning after he was found dead on train tracks in Brooklyn, New York, earlier this month.
The body of DeAndre Matthews was found around 4 p.m. on Feb. 7 — a few miles away from where he lived with his mother, Danielle Matthews.
It was revealed that DeAndre’s cause of death was a gunshot wound to the head. According to an official police report, there were also significant burns throughout DeAndre’s body and signs of smoke inhalation.