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Part of Cane Run Road adopted to honor Dequante Hobbs

Part of New Cut Road near Wellington Elementary School has been adopted to honor Dequante Hobbs Jr. (Source: Christopher 2X) Part of New Cut Road near Wellington Elementary School has been adopted to honor Dequante Hobbs Jr. (Source: Christopher 2X)
Dequante Hobbs (Source: Family photo) Dequante Hobbs (Source: Family photo)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Part of a Louisville road has been adopted in honor of a young boy who was killed by a stray bullet earlier this year.

A sign was placed on Cane Run Road near Wellington Elementary School in the name of Dequante Hobbs Jr.

Hobbs was just seven years old when a bullet entered his family's home through a window and took his life in May.

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Wyatt Williams, 23, is charged with murder in Hobbs' death. 

Dequante Hobbs attended Wellington Elementary before his death.

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