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Eighteen years have distanced Kevin Wilkins from that fateful day. But the emotions remain intense, the images vivid.
The 6-year-old Wilkins sat next to his mother, Della Parker, in their home in Englewood, New Jersey.
“Ask anybody and they’ll tell you I’m a mama’s boy,” Wilkins told USA TODAY Sports. “My mom was doing hair, and I was sitting to the left of her.”
Safe, secure, happy.
But the tranquility suddenly shattered.
“Three or four people walked in the house, looked at my mom