Police in Tennessee charged an 11-year-old boy with murder after he shot dead an 8-year-old girl because she did not let him see her puppy, according reports Monday. The boy was held in a juvenile court.
The incident occurred in White Pine, about 40 miles east of Knoxville, Saturday. The boy shot the girl, identified as McKayla Dyer, with his father’s 12-gauge shotgun, Jefferson County Sheriff Bud McCoig said, according to the Associated Press (AP).
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