Someone that age might be charged as an adult if he lived to be prosecuted. But since he was shot – in what appears to be a justifiable homicide – the media latches on to “juvenile.” Of course they do. Warren County Student Shot and Killed – Murfreesboro News and Radio
When he was asked to leave the property he became combative and allegedly pulled a knife on the homeowner and cut him.
This assault was witnessed by a neighbor who decided to intervene. That’s when the juvenile was reportedly shot and killed by the neighbor.
That fact that he was involved in an assault with a deadly weapon is beside the point when it comes to vilifying gun-owners.
From my point-of-view, you can file this under “Good Guys 1, Bad Guys 0.”