By: Bailie Staton
In the early hours of Sept. 2, 1994, Curtis Ricardo Council, 20, would be taken away from his new family forever.
He had just arrived at his grandmother’s house from the Raines versus Ribault High School rivalry football game. Council and his friend Akbar Perkins, 20, received a page to Council’s beeper. After that alert, Council and Perkins left the home.
Backing out of the driveway, Council stopped and Perkins got out of the car to close the gate behind them. That was the last moment the friends had together. Read more