CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- A candlelight vigil was held Saturday night to honor the victim of Charlotte's 54th homicide of 2017.

Raymond Johnson III was leaving work Thursday night at a pawn shop off Monroe Road when he was killed by a suspect inside a white van.

Surveillance video captured the final moments of Johnson's life. Friends remembered Johnson by sharing memories, releasing balloons and lighting a candle for their fallen friend.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police said they are following leads but the incident remains an open investigation.