The brother of Kate Allen, who was shot and killed by her estranged husband last year, is suing Cracker Barrel.
CLEVELAND - The 10-year-old girl who survived her father's deadly shooting spree inside the Brooklyn restaurant is improving at a local hospital.
Metro Health Medical Center officials upgraded the condition of Kayla Allen, 10, from critical to serious on Sunday.
Police said Kevin Allen, 51, shot and killed his wife Kate, 42, and daughter Kerri, 9, and critically injured Kayla during Kerri's birthday celebration at the restaurant on April 11.
Police shot and killed Kevin.
On Thursday, Kayla's aunt said her niece was responding to simple commands, but still has a long road to recovery.
Last week, nearly 300 people attended a memorial service for the family, which was filled with tears and hugs.
The Strongsville community, family and friends of a mother and her two young daughters gunned down by their father at a Cracker Barrel restaurant will be remembered Friday night at a local playground.
Video released this week shows the Allen family's final moments inside the Cracker Barrel on Tiedeman Road in Brooklyn.