Death of Francisco Serna
After midnight of December 11th, Roy's father, Francisco Serna, was standing in the neighbor's driveway. He had been suffering from the early stages of dementia and would take small walks to cope with his illness. A neighbor called the police to report a gun at 7900 block of Silver Birch Avenue. and, when a witness pointed to Francisco, the police officer fired nine rounds into him killing him. Francisco's father was unarmed.