OAKLEY — Circle of relatives, pals and lots of others from the Oakley neighborhood collected on Friday to carry a vigil for the primary time since Alexis Gabe’s stays have been came upon ultimate month. Masses confirmed up on the the town’s Civic Middle.
However Alexis’ circle of relatives continues to hunt justice for his or her misplaced cherished one.
Gwyn Marquis Gabe, Alexis’ brother, instructed the collection “She was once my best possible good friend and I pass over her on a daily basis.”
Gwyn Gabe, Alexis’ father, thanked those that grew to become out on a chilly December evening. “It is been actually laborious for us however what provides us convenience is the are living and give a boost to from this neighborhood,” he mentioned.
Alexis Gabe disappeared in January and, after an exhaustive seek, her partial stays have been present in Amador County in early November.
“Once we went to that position the place they discovered her stays, it was once heartbreaking. It was once like my spouse and I broke down after we noticed all the ones flags. You already know what the ones flags imply, proper? That is the place portions of her have been discovered,” mentioned Gwyn Gabe.
Whilst the Gabe circle of relatives now has one of the crucial solutions they have got been in search of since Alexis disappeared, they nonetheless have now not ready to search out closure.
“Other people stay telling us to transport on however there is not any transferring on. Shedding a kid, there is not any transferring on,” the elder Gabe mentioned.
Many neighborhood participants spoke on the vigil, sharing recollections and providing prayers and condolences to the circle of relatives.
“It is been laborious. I cry with the circle of relatives. It is laborious to discuss it. There are not any phrases to convenience the circle of relatives,” mentioned Christine Drew, a circle of relatives good friend.
Whilst the Oakley police division says this example is now formally closed, the Gabe circle of relatives continues to be in search of the remainder of their daughter’s stays. Additionally they consider the suspect on this case had assist protecting up his crime.
“We are not going to surrender. We are going to stay preventing till we get justice,” Gwyn Gabe mentioned.
The suspect, Marshall Jones was once an ex-boyfriend of Alexis Gabe. He was once charged with homicide however was once shot and killed in Kent, Washington as officials attempted to make an arrest.