No Charges For 9-year-old Accused Of Shooting Teen In Detroit: Cops

02/07/2012 10:29 am ET | Updated Apr 08, 2012

UPDATE: Detroit cops said today that no charges would be filed against the 9-year-old boy suspected of shooting a 15-year-old this weekend, according to Other media outlets also reported that the boy was put in the care of Child Protective Services.

Earlier story below:

Detroit Police say a 9-year-old involved in a shooting Saturday has been arrested.

According to police, the victim, a black male age 15, was walking down Kilbourne around 6:25 a.m. when he observed the 9-year-old male suspect on a front porch.

This page has been updated to reflect new information about the details of the incident.


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