Brooklyn shooting victim was college student filled with ambition

A teenager shot dead in a Brooklyn deli was a community-minded college freshman who lived in the moment and appreciated life, his mother said Thursday.

Sherard Jamie McKoy’s mother often worried about her son’s safety — but never imagined her only child would be killed in an East New York sandwich shop.

“I always said you have to be so careful because of the cruel world we live in,” Ivy Bolling said of her son. “He never asked me for anything but I always wanted to give him things because he loved surprises.”

A teenager shot dead in a Brooklyn deli was a community-minded college freshman who lived in the moment and appreciated life, his mother said Thursday.

Sherard Jamie McKoy’s mother often worried about her son’s safety — but never imagined her only child would be killed in an East New York […]

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