Community members throw benefit to support surviving children in Houston family's murder

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HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- The assemblage is rallying astir a Houston household who mislaid 3 of its members, including a 6-year-old kid successful a shooting, astir 3 weeks ago.

On Sunday, respective section biker clubs held a payment to assistance the surviving children and program to acceptable up a assistance money to marque definite they person the enactment they request present and years down the road.

"I truly convey everyone for coming retired present and supporting america astatine this clip of grieving," Mandy Lagway, the children's grandma said. "I emotion it. It's wonderful."

On June 30, officers with the Houston Police Department responded to the deadly shooting astatine an flat analyzable connected Fondren adjacent West Airport.

Parents Donyavia Lagway and Gregory Carhee and their girl Harmony Carhee were changeable and killed by who constabulary judge is 28-year-old Xavier Davis. The couple's 10-year-old girl Lyric was changeable successful the limb and played dormant to prevention her 1-year-old babe brother, according to police.

"My baby, she's a hero," Lagway said.

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After the rampage was over, Lyric FaceTimed her grandma to fto her cognize what had happened. She told household members that the shooter, who she described arsenic a antheral wearing a mask, lined up her household members connected the sofa and changeable them each successful the head.

The assemblage and the bikers honored Lyric astatine the payment for her heroic actions that night.

The food and chickenhearted fry payment was acceptable to proceed done Sunday evening extracurricular S&S Sports Bar connected Cullen Boulevard.

"My babies are gone and we cannot bring them back," Lagway said. "But I admit everything that is going on."

The mates has 4 kids together, household told ABC13: the 10-year-old girl, the 6-year-old miss who was killed, a 1-year-old babe lad who was uninjured and an 8-year-old lad who was distant from the flat with his uncle astatine the clip of the shooting.

Davis has been charged with 3 counts of superior execution for the shooting deaths of Donyavia Lagway, Carhee, and Harmony. He is besides charged with shooting Lyric and faces an unrelated complaint of aggravated battle for a June incidental involving his girlfriend.

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