Family and friends say their final goodbye to Jabari Mbwelera

Family and friends said their final goodbyes to Jabari Mbwelera.

Posted: Aug 30, 2019 6:52 PM
Updated: Aug 30, 2019 9:39 PM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - On Friday, the community, family, and friends said their final goodbyes to Jabari Mbwelera.

They gathered at Abundant Love Church in Fort Wayne Friday morning.

Mbwelera's body was found in the Maumee River in Ohio in May.

His body was identified in August by family members.

MORE: WATCH: VIDEO SHOWS JABARI MBWELERA MOMENTS BEFORE DISAPPEARANCE

Those who knew him said he will be missed.

His parents told everyone there that they will not stop fighting until justice is served for their son.

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