Edinburg teen dies in one-vehicle crash early Saturday morning
The Texas Department of Public Safety said an Edinburg teen was speeding early Saturday morning when she lost control of her vehicle and crashed into a utility pole. Jasmine Lorrane Heredia, 17, died at the scene, DPS said in a news release Tuesday. The fatal single-vehicle crash happened north of Wisconsin Road on Tower Road at approximately 3:36 a.m. Saturday. A preliminary investigation indicates that Heredia drove a 1999 Ford Expedition northbound on Tower Road at an unsafe speed and failed to drive in a single lane, traveling onto the east side of the roadway and then veering to the left, causing the vehicle to travel into a right side skid before crashing into a utility police, according to the release. DPS on Saturday said troopers continue to investigate the crash.myrgv.com
Johnson HS student was allowed back on campus after a violent attack. Then he struck again.
A Johnson High School freshman allowed to return to campus months after he violently assaulted a classmate now faces a felony assault charge after records show he attacked Johnson’s assistant principal, hospitalizing him.
Texas teen posts images of slain family, then kills self
A South Texas teen who said he killed his family and posted graphic images of their bodies on social media killed himself after officers found him at his home, authorities said Thursday. The Aransas Pass police and San Patricio County sheriff's office say they started investigating after being alerted to the images on social media. Law enforcement agencies late Wednesday night tracked the teen to a recreational vehicle park near Aransas Pass.news.yahoo.com
Investigation underway after teen shot, killed in northern Atascosa County, sheriff says
A homicide investigation is underway in northern Atascosa County after officials said a teen was fatally shot overnight. Two other teens were arrested in connection to his death, according to Atascosa County Sheriff David Soward.
Missing Brownsville teen found; to be reunited with parents
A 13-year-old Brownsville teen who was reported missing on Saturday has been found and is to be reunited with her parents, Brownsville police said. The girl was found at about 2 a.m. Sunday morning by Mansfield Police, along with 18-year-old Clayton Phillips. He is being held at the Tarrant County Jail waiting extradition, police said. Brownsville police received a call about 3:46 p.m. Saturday that the teenage girl was missing and it was believed that Phillips had taken her. It is not immediately known how the teenage girl and Phillips met.myrgv.com
Video of police officer kneeling on neck of Black 14-year-old boy prompts outrage in Montreal
The 14-year-old, who has not been publicly identified because he is a minor, does not appear to have been physically harmed by the encounter. But his mother told the Canadian Broadcasting Corp. that he is now afraid to leave the house.washingtonpost.com
Over-the-top Rice Krispy treats made by local high schooler
SAN ANTONIO – She’s the teen who’s taking Rice Krispy treats to the next level. Meet Trinity Miranda, owner of Sweet T’s Treats in San Antonio. She even makes Hot Cheeto treats! Now a senior at Communication Arts High School, she has her sights set on taking over the treat world. Watch the video above for a taste of Sweet T’s Treats, and be sure to put in your order on Instagram - just send a direct message.
Teen who filmed George Floyd's fatal arrest gives emotional testimony
Teen who filmed George Floyd's fatal arrest gives emotional testimony Darnella Frazier, the teen who filmed the widely-viewed cellphone video of George Floyd's fatal arrest, gave emotional testimony in the trial of Derek Chauvin on Tuesday. CBS Minnesota's Christiane Cordero reports.cbsnews.com
Heartbroken mother desperate for closure after teen son shot, killed
San Antonio – A San Antonio mother is devastated after her 16-year-old son was gunned down on the Northeast Side last month. San Antonio police said on Feb. 20, Isaiah Sullivan was shot inside an SUV and thrown out near Starcrest. “He loved playing basketball,” Stevenson said. “He loved playing outside with the younger kids. He was just a happy kid.”AdShe said she is also heartbroken because her son will never experience life as a man.
What’s Up South Texas!: Teen to skate over 800 miles across Texas to raise awareness for clean roads
San Antonio – A San Antonio 16-year-old hopes to raise awareness about road cleanliness by skateboarding 800 miles across Texas. It is a big escape.”While skating locally, Reagan said he noticed more and more litter on the roads. I have just been very infatuated with things like that.”Reagan is planning the big trip in May. “I plan to skate 828 miles from Brownsville to Perryton, Texas,” Reagan said. Just find your passion and go with it really.”RELATED: What’s Up South Texas!
15-year-old struck 4 times, critically injured in Little Village shooting, Chicago police say
She was the second 15-year-old girl to be shot in the city in a week. On Jan. 9, 15-year-old Damia Smith was one of seven people shot, three fatally, by a gunman who later was killed during a shootout with Evanston police. Smith’s mother most recently told the Tribune doctors at Comer Children’s Hospital told her “it’s not looking good.”chicagotribune.com
Parents of the teen who Miya Ponsetto falsely accused say her arrest is the first step for justice
Parents of the teen who Miya Ponsetto falsely accused say her arrest is the first step for justice The parents of a 14-year-old, who was falsely accused of taking Miya Ponsetto's phone and then physically attacked by her, sit down with "CBS This Morning" co-host Gayle King. Ponsetto now faces a slew of charges including attempted assault. Keyon Harrold Sr. and Kat Rodriguez discuss how their son is coping with the traumatic incident and what they think of Ponsetto's arrest.cbsnews.com
Teen sentenced to 10 years, avoids adult certification in capital murder case
SAN ANTONIO – A teen accused of killing a man during a robbery attempt last year has been sentenced for the crime. Judge Carlos Quesada sentenced the teen, now 16, during a Zoom hearing to a 10-year determinant sentence in the Texas Juvenile Justice Department. The teen, who was initially charged with capital murder, pleaded guilty to a reduced murder charge and avoided being certified as an adult, where he could have faced a sentence of up to life in prison or even the death penalty. Because the teen was not certified as an adult, KSAT is not publishing his name. Investigators said Baker had stopped his car briefly when a juvenile with a gun approached him and demanded that he exit his vehicle.
Kyle Rittenhouse sent to Wisconsin to face charges in Kenosha protest shootings
In a filing, the teen’s lawyers indicated they might call his mother to testify “regarding the circumstances of his arrest.” That did not happen Friday, however, and his lawyers also did not call expert witnesses they had indicated they might put forth. Those witnesses had been expected to attack the investigation and probable cause for prosecution.chicagotribune.com
Kyle Rittenhouse, accused in Kenosha shootings, will not face gun charges in Lake County over AR-15-style rifle, prosecutors say
The Antioch teen, however, still faces a gun charge in Wisconsin, as Kenosha County prosecutors have charged him with possession of a dangerous weapon by a person under 18, a misdemeanor. His attorney, John M. Pierce argued on Fox News host Tucker Carlson’s show in late August that the charge is “incorrect as a matter of state law” and that the U.S. Constitution and federal law protect the teen’s right to have the gun, though he did not go into detail on that legal argument.chicagotribune.com
13-year-old boy fatally shot in chest in accidental shooting on NE Side, police say
SAN ANTONIO A 13-year-old boy was shot and killed during an accidental shooting on the citys Northeast Side early Wednesday morning, San Antonio police said. According to police, several teens were secretly handling the gun and thats when it accidentally went off. Police said two teenage girls were home with a grandparent who was asleep and did not know that the 13-year-old boy had snuck into the house. Investigators say it appears the 13-year-old was reaching for the gun and may have grabbed it wrong, causing it to discharge and hit himself in the chest. Police said they believe the gun did not come from the house and that it may have been stolen.
Officials ask for public’s help finding missing 14-year-old in Bandera
BANDERA, Texas – Officials are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing 14-year-old in Bandera, Texas. The Center for Search & Investigations for Missing Children said Bradley Tredway was first reported missing April 27 in Bandera. Bradley Tredway, age 14, was last seen on April 27, 2020 in Bandera, Texas. He is 5’5” tall, weighs 145 pounds, and has... Posted by CFSI Texas for Missing Children on Sunday, May 3, 2020He’s described as 5′5″ with blonde hair, blue eyes, and a scar above his left eye, according to officials. 17-year-old found safe after being reported missing
The 9@9: Search for children in Idaho; Deadly Austin stabbing; Teen killed on local highway
The 9@9: Search for children in Idaho; Deadly Austin stabbing; Teen killed on local highwayPublished: January 3, 2020, 8:25 pmThe 9@9 features some of the biggest stories making headlines at home, around the country and across the globe. Here's what's trending tonight.
Teen who says he was kicked by Warren football coach has fractured leg, medical records show
Teen who says he was kicked by Warren football coach has fractured leg, medical records showPublished: December 17, 2019, 5:17 pmA Warren High School student who claims the school’s head football coach kicked him in October has a fractured leg that could take up to nine months to heal, according to medical records related to the injury viewed by the KSAT 12 Defenders.
Teen's "White Boy Privilege" poem goes viral
An Atlanta teen is an Internet star for his poem about race in America. The video was recorded this spring and now has more than 10 million views online. Mark Strassmann reports on how Royce Mann's words are drawing intense reaction from all sides.cbsnews.com
Police: U.K. teen arrested for saying he wanted to kill Donald Trump
Investigators are looking into a possible assassination plot against Donald Trump. The alleged attempt to kill the presumptive Republican nominee took place in Las Vegas when the suspect tried to grab a police officer's gun. Jeff Pegues has more on the investigation.cbsnews.com