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New Orleans Police officer Imani Ruffins grieved in an open letter to her daughter's killer to Facebook Monday.

Her daughter, Milan Arriola, 20, was shot and killed Friday night in Gentilly.

In the post, "A letter to my daughter's killer,' Ruffins said she felt sorry for Will Reed, the accused gunman in Arriola's death.

"I want you to know that in spite of you changing my life forever, I don't hate you. I feel sorry for you," Ruffins wrote in the letter.