Karina Olguin told WPLG-TV that she wants Dustin Wakefield, 21, ヒーローとして記憶され、 “すごい, 愛情深い父。” The couple was visiting from Colorado and was dining with extended relatives at the La Cerveceria restaurant around 6:30 午後. last week when the gunman, identified as Tamarius Davis, 22, allegedly approached the toddler.
Wakefield stood in front of the shooter to shield his son, family members said.
“Dustin was begging for his life,” Olguin recalled. “He was like, ‘I have a son, お願いします, he’s only 1 year old.”
“私は好きだった, ‘Dustin the baby.’ I yelled,” Olguin said. “Dustin got up, got Eli and took him to my grandma. He was right behind me,” she said of the shooter.
“I remember him leaving. It was fast,” 彼女は付け加えた.
Davis allegedly opened fire, sending patrons running for their lives. The Georgia resident, who allegedly told police that he was high on mushrooms and felt empowered, was seen dancing afterward.
子供, Elijah, was not harmed.