I remember when the boy mentioned in this inscription was killed.
However, the sculpture is supposed to represent “Every Child,” and not a single victim.
Update: I went by the block where Christopher Harris was murdered in 2018. It has changed dramatically from the time when he died.
There are other bronze statues located around South Grand by the hospitals, as well.
Senior citizens interested in attending a two-part lecture June 22 and 29, 2017 from 10:00-12:00 on the work of famous architects who also left their mark on St. Louis architecture with Chris Naffziger at OASIS in Clayton can register at this link.