Vigil held for New Rochelle asthma victim Jakira Greaves

17-year old Jakira Greaves died Friday from a

17-year old Jakira Greaves died Friday from a tragic asthma attack. (March 24, 2014 7:40 AM)

A candlelight vigil was held last night for a New Rochelle teenager who died of a severe asthma attack.

Dozens of teary-eyed family members and friends mourned in silence at New Rochelle High School as they remembered 17-year-old Jakira Greaves. Greaves passed away Friday morning right before school started.

Candles were lit and balloons sent to the sky last night as those that gathered...

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