Fri Feb 15, 2013, 04:21 AM
Are_grits_groceries (15,695 posts)
5th grader allegedly talked of revenge after arrest for bringing weapons to school to kill others
Detective says he heard fifth-grader threaten to ‘come back and kill’ whoever told of weapons
Court documents released Wednesday elaborate on the level of alleged planning by the boys, ages 10 and 11, who were arrested last Thursday. They face charges of conspiracy to commit first-degree murder, tampering with a witness and conspiracy to possess a firearm.
Even after their arrest, two Colville fifth-graders suspected of sneaking a gun and knife to school as part of a plot to kill fellow classmates at recess last week continued to discuss murderous plans for whoever tipped authorities, new documents allege.
“If I find out who told them about our weapons I’m going to kill them,” one of the boys was overheard by a police detective saying to the other as they waited for transport to a juvenile detention facility in Spokane. “I don’t care when I get out of jail I’m going to come back and kill them.”
The exchange is detailed in court documents released Wednesday that also include chilling new details about the level of alleged planning by the boys, ages 10 and 11, who remain in custody. They face charges of conspiracy to commit first-degree murder, tampering with a witness and conspiracy to possess a firearm after they were arrested last Thursday before school started.
Last week, school staff found a .45-caliber pistol, a full ammunition clip and a knife in one of the boys’ backpacks after being tipped by another student to the possibility that the boys were armed. A staff member, Debbie Rogers, asked the 10-year-old why he had the gun. The boy said he and the 11-year-old were going to “get” a girl identified in court documents only by initials.
Rogers then obtained a list of students in their fifth-grade class, and the 11-year-old allegedly showed her six more names of students they were going to target.
Good Lawd! Bad to the bone at this age. .....smh....
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