Aaron Dennard had started to turn his life around, landing a job as a school janitor. "Why in the world would someone do this to someone so kind and gentle?" asked Edson Jarvis, the principal.
A homeless man has died of injuries suffered during a savage beating last week in Tampa.
Aaron Dennard, 49, was found beaten and unconscious on the trash-strewn porch of a vacant, boarded up home. He was taken to Tampa General Hospital, where he died Sunday evening, police said.
Detectives are still searching for suspects in the attack.
Read the St. Petersburg Times article here.