Thursday, May 11, 2017

Teen accused of shooting girl to be tried in adult court

LOGAN, Utah — A judge in Utah ruled Wednesday that a teenage boy accused of shooting a 14-year-old girl will be tried in adult court.
First District Juvenile Court Judge Angela Fonnesbeck said the 16-year-old boy's alleged actions were premeditated, and that it is clear he intended to kill Deserae Turner (picture).
"He planned and he acted," Fonnesbeck said after a two-day hearing on the matter this week. 
"He pulled the trigger."  More