Hundreds mourn slain girl

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  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- Sierra Gayles, navy blue second from left, cries for her sister, during a memorial for Arabian Gayles, 11, in front of the home where she was killed on Gen. Ogden St. in New Orleans, La. Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013.

  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- Ashley Moffett, who is several months pregnant, is taken to an ambulance as precautionary measure after she fainted during a memorial for her daughter Arabian Gayles, 11, in front of the home where she was killed on Gen. Ogden St. in New Orleans, La. Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013.

  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- Tracy Moffett, the aunt of Arabian Gayles, is overcome with emotion during a memorial procession in front of the home where she was killed, on Gen. Ogden St. in New Orleans, La. Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013.

  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- Paulreiona Cary, who was shot and wounded, is comforted during a memorial for Arabian Gayles, 11, in front of the home where she was killed on Gen. Ogden St. in New Orleans, La. Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013.

  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- during a memorial for Arabian Gayles, 11, in front of the home where she was killed, 1314 Gen. Ogden St. in New Orleans, La. Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013.

  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- Tracy Moffett, holding water, the aunt of 11-year-old Arabian Gayles, is overcome with emotion during a memorial procession in front of the home where she was killed, on Gen. Ogden St. in New Orleans, La. Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013.

  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- Paulreiona Cary, who was shot and wounded, is comforted during a memorial for Arabian Gayles, 11, in front of the home where she was killed on Gen. Ogden St. in New Orleans, La. Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013.

  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- Sierra Gayles, navy blue second from left, cries for her sister, during a memorial for Arabian Gayles, 11, in front of the home where she was killed on Gen. Ogden St. in New Orleans, La. Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013.

  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- Sierra Gayles, left, cries for her sister, while Aramni Hooks, cries for her best friend, and Olivia Louis, far right, cries for her cousin respectively during a memorial for Arabian Gayles, 11, in front of the home where she was killed on Gen. Ogden St. in New Orleans, La. Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013.

  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- Ashley Moffett, who is several months pregnant, is taken to an ambulance as precautionary measure after she fainted during a memorial for her daughter Arabian Gayles, 11, in front of the home where she was killed on Gen. Ogden St. in New Orleans, La. Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013.

  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- Ashley Moffett, who is several months pregnant, is taken to an ambulance as precautionary measure after she fainted during a memorial for her daughter Arabian Gayles, 11, in front of the home where she was killed on Gen. Ogden St. in New Orleans, La. Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013.

  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- Ashley Moffett is overcome with emotion at a memorial for her daughter Arabian Gayles, 11, in front of the home where she was killed on Gen. Ogden St. in New Orleans, La. Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013.

  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- Ashley Moffett is overcome with emotion at a memorial for her daughter Arabian Gayles, 11, in front of the home where she was killed on Gen. Ogden St. in New Orleans, La. Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013.

  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- during a memorial for Arabian Gayles, 11, in front of the home where she was killed, 1314 Gen. Ogden St. in New Orleans, La. Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013.