Zaevion Dobson, 15, was killed on the night of Dec. 17, 2015. He was protecting his friends in the Lonsdale area, where he lived. Police said Dobson and the others were innocent victims caught in the midst of gunfire.
The ESPN Film, #24Strong - the story of Zaevion Dobson, airs Thursday at 7:30 p.m. ET on ESPN2.
His selfless act was recognized across the country and sparked discussions about young people and gun violence.