4:01 PM PT — The Cavs have released a statement on the tragedy … saying the team will do what it can to help bring justice.
“The entire Cavaliers organization was terribly saddened to learn about the recent tragic death of Brandon Weems’ sister Ericka,” GM Koby Altman said Wednesday.
“Our hearts are heavy and filled with pain over this senseless act. We express our deepest condolences to Brandon, the entire Weems family, their loved ones, and the Akron community.”
“We will be with Brandon throughout this extremely difficult time and will offer our assistance and resources to help find justice for Ericka.