Slain dental student was tirelessly charitable, kind
Story highlights They were " pediatric dentist best you can imagine new dental school American kid to be," father saysFriend: Deah Barakat was raising money for Syrian refugees and gave often to charity He, his wife and her sister were shot to death Tuesday; man facing murder charges Omar AbdelBaky, 24, jokingly complained that when he and Deah Shaddy Barakat grew up in Raleigh, North Carolina, they didn't get fancy toy helicopters.
Barakat, 23, asked his friend for his address.
Two weeks later, a delivery guy dropped one of those helicopters at AbdelBaky's door.
"That's who Deah wa