Mother Mourns Son Shot to Death by White Neighbor

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Tyrique Hudson (Courtesy of Tonya Burch).

Tyrique Hudson’s mother will never hear her phone ring with the special Family Guy ringtone set for her only child.

Hudson, or TJ as his mother Tonya Burch calls him, was shot to death in the stairwell of his Glen Burnie apartment building outside of Baltimore, Maryland on April 15. Just two months earlier, the 22-year-old was denied a protective order against his neighbor, who is now accused of killing him.

In the application for a protective order, Hudson said 53-year-old James Allan Verombeck threatened to kill him during a bizarre interaction at their apartment complex in February. Burch said she encouraged her son to call the police, who recommended that he seek a protective order.

Three days after filing an application, a Baltimore District Court judge on temporary assignment in Anne Arundel County denied his request and said Hudson did…

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