25-year-old killed in Broadmoor shooting is the father of 2-year-old gunned down in 2011

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Tonight the Orleans Parish Coroner’s Office is confirming the man who was shot to death on Eden and South Gayoso Streets Saturday night is Rakeen Holmes, the father of  2-year-old murder victim Keira Holmes.

Today a memorial for 25-year-old Holmes grows.

His two-year-old daughter Keira Holmes was shot and killed outside the B.W. Cooper housing development nearly two years ago.