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Seat left empty at Kendrick High graduation in honor of student killed in shooting

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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) -

One seat was left empty at Kendrick High School’s graduation Thursday evening in memory of a student who died last year.

Javion Shorter was a senior at Kendrick High and was killed in November after a shooting at Ballard Way Apartments in Columbus. Three teenagers were arrested in connection with his death.

A seat at the graduation ceremony was dressed in all white and decorated with his picture.  Family members say he was planning to head to the military.

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