'The violence has to stop': Family demands answers after teen's shooting death in Sacramento County

Loved ones of a 17-year-old girl killed in a Sacramento County shooting gathered Thursday evening to remember her. Family members tell KCRA 3 17-year-old Alynia Lawrence, nicknamed “Lena,” was shot and killed last Thursday, Jan. 13, while in a car that was parked near a liquor store near Stockton Boulevard and Lindale Drive. "Pure shock and extreme devastation,” Lawrence’s cousin Katherine Henderson said, describing how the family is feeling right now. The family is also demanding more information from investigators about what exactly unfolded that night. The Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office said this is an active and ongoing investigation, but that is the only update they are releasing at this time. No suspect information has been released, and no arrests have been made.

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