State Rep Alicia Reece (D-Cincinnati), a lifetime alumna of Grambling State University and former Miss Grambling State University issued the following statement in response to the tragic early-morning shooting deaths of two young men, Earl Andrews, 23, a Grambling State University senior from Farmerville, Louisiana, and Monquiarius Caldwell a 23-year-old from Farmerville:
“I woke up at four this morning to the tragic news that a shooting had occurred on my alma mater’s campus and two young men were killed as a result. I am deeply saddened by the senseless killing of Earl Andrews and Monquiarius Caldwell. Today we are once again faced with more violence in our country, and now find ourselves searching for answers amidst the heartbreak. My prayers are with the families of Earl Andrews and Monquiarius Caldwell.