Honestie Hodges was “a fighter and always has been,” according to her grandmother. But when Honestie took a COVID-19 test on her 14th birthday she faced a fight she could not win. Read more about the lives of those lost to COVID-19:
A young girl held at gunpoint by Grand Rapids police three years ago has died from coronavirus. Honestie Hodges was 14. Police handcuffed her outside her home in 2017 while looking for a suspect, sparking outrage, but no officers were disciplined. (Photo: Family/GoFundMe)
At 14 years old, Honestie Hodges was placed on a ventilator and died of COVID-19 complications, her family said.