Lakers star LeBron James begs for help solving the murder of his childhood ...

Lakers star LeBron James begs for help solving the murder of his childhood friend's sister, who Akron police say was shot to death inside her home Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James is calling on his hometown of Akron to help find the person who shot and killed 37-year-old Ericka Weems James tweeted Wednesday: 'My city I need y'all to go to work and find out who did this awful, shameful, disgusting thing to such a caring, loving angel!' Weems, the sister of James's childhood friend Brandon, was discovered by her sister at her home on Monday at 3pm. Police are investigating this as a murder Ericka was an Ohio State grad, who reportedly owned a day care in Columbus that recently went out of business, prompting her to move back to Akron  James and Brandon played youth football and high school basketball together 

By Alex Raskin Sports News Editor For Dailymail.com

Published: 21:31 GMT, 4 November 2020 | Updated: 21:31 GMT, 4 November 2020

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Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James is calling on his hometown of Akron to help find the person who shot and killed 37-year-old Ericka Weems, the sister of his childhood friend and Cleveland Cavaliers director of scouting Brandon Weems.

'AKRON OHIO!! My brother's sister was murdered this past weekend in her home!' James tweeted Wednesday.

'My brother family need answers to why and by whom. My city I need y'all to go to work and find out who did this awful, shameful, disgusting thing to such a caring, loving angel!'

Family members found Ericka Weems's body inside her Akron, Ohio home on Monday afternoon, according to News5Cleveland.com. She had a gunshot wound to the head, and the case is being investigated as murder, according to the Summit County Medical Examiner.

The police currently have no suspects.

Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James is calling on his hometown of Akron to help find the person who shot and killed 37-year-old Ericka Weems, the sister of his childhood friend and Cleveland Cavaliers director of scouting Brandon Weems

Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James is calling on his

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