Aug 25 2013
A woman who was gunned down while out celebrating her birthday had a young son and cherished working as a nursery teacher, her family has said.
Sabrina Moss, of Neasden, north west London, died in hospital after being involved in a double shooting.
Police said she was caught in the wrong place at the wrong time after going out to enjoy her 24th birthday with friends.
Another 24-year-old woman is in hospital, with her condition described as critical but stable.
They were hit when shots were fired in the street in Kilburn, north west London.
Ms Moss's parents, John and Andrea Moss, said in a statement issued through Scotland Yard: "Our family has been devastated by this horrific incident that has changed our lives forever.
"Sabrina was a fun-loving girl who made friends wherever she went. She was a lovely daughter and a perfect mother to her young son, whom she adored.
"She cherished working as a nursery teacher and treasured working with the children, who undoubtedly will miss her dearly.
"We urge anyone with any information to contact the police to help catch those responsible.
"We now ask the media to respect our wishes and allow us the privacy we need to begin to rebuild our lives."