Friends Mourn Port Chester Shooting Victim

Wilfredo Rivera's body being taken to Texas for burial.

Friends of Wilfredo Rivera mourned for the 21-year-old at a service Monday at in Port Chester.

Following the service, Rivera's body was set to be taken to Texas, where his mother lives.

Rivera, who police said lived in Port Chester and in Stamford, CT, morning after he was shot in the chest on South Regent Street in Port Chester. 

Police said today the motive behind the shooting remains uncertain and Port Chester detectives are continuing to investigate the . No arrests have been made yet in connection with the shooting.

Also on Monday, detectives continued to interview witnesses in the shooting.

Police said Rivera was shot in front of 16 S. Regent St., where he was staying. Police also said Rivera's father, a Stamford resident, told them his son had an apartment in Stamford.

lucky August 16, 2012 at 05:19 PM
Rip Willie! I knew you since elementary...you will forever be in my memory!
Rip August 16, 2012 at 08:00 PM
Rest in peace Willy. You were a great friend to everyone who knew you. Forest in our hearts.
Rip August 16, 2012 at 08:00 PM
Peggy Havlin Gonzalez August 19, 2012 at 01:00 AM
I can't stop thinking about you Will. So hard to believe I'll not see you again in this lifetime. RIP with the all the Angels in Heaven. You were so special to me as you already knew <3
Bart Didden January 10, 2013 at 09:09 PM
The person who took Willy's life has been indicted by the Westchester County DA's office The Port Chester Police Department has done a great job, once again


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