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I live a nightmare’: Colten Boushie’s mother still struggling 1 year after his fatal shooting – CBC
by ahnationtalk onAugust 7, 2017191 Views
Debbie Baptiste still overcome with sadness, anger as family set to mark anniversary with traditional feast
Aug 07, 2017
Debbie Baptiste carries a photo of Colten Boushie in a tattered journal everywhere she goes, but that’s not her only reminder of her dead son.
During a recent interview with CBC News, a three-year-old Chihuahua sat on Baptiste’s lap. “Chico” was Boushie’s best friend before Boushie was fatally shot on a Biggar, Sask.-area farm. Now the dog is hers.
As the one-year anniversary of Boushie’s death approaches, Baptiste is having a hard time moving on.
“I live a nightmare,” she said, wiping away tears.