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Yovani Whyte

Home: Brooklyn, NY
Age: 21

Yovani works in high schools in the city as a peer educator at Friends of Island Academy.

I started getting a record when I was fourteen for little stuff, misdemeanors. Then when I hit sixteen: robbery. I kept robbing people. I kept doing a whole bunch of things I shouldn't have been doing. And when I was seventeen, me and this girl cut this girl in my school, and they locked me up.


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