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Thursday, October 08, 2015
13-year-old in custody in shooting death of 12-year-old Carthage girl
The Carthage Press reports on its Facebook page that the Jasper County Sheriff's Office has taken a 13-year-old boy into custofy in connection with the shooting death of a 12-year-old girl at a home on Placid Road northeast of Carthage.
Chief Deputy Derek Walrod says more details will be released Friday.