Desperate mom begged 15-year-old son not to leave seconds before he was shot dead outside their Chicago home


Darnielle Briggs’ haunting last words to her 15-year-old son tragically weren’t enough to save his life.

The Chicago mom’s intuition urged her to beg son Darion Strong not to leave their home after he received a phone call around 9.50pm on Tuesday.

‘Don’t go out that door,’ Briggs beckoned, her plea falling on deaf ears.

Strong didn’t listen. Seconds later, he was shot dead outside the property, in the Fuller Park neighborhood of the city’s notoriously crime-ridden South Side.

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