14-Year-Old Girl Fatally Shot Over Facebook Feud
Teenage boys pulled out guns at a park during a brawl that began as a fight on Facebook.
The Birmingham Police Department says Kierra’onna Rice, 14, was shot and killed on Friday evening during a planned fight with several other girls at a park on Washington Avenue, WVTM-TV reports. The fight, which investigators say spilled over from a Facebook dispute, was intended to be videotaped and then posted online.
As the fight ensued, two teenage boys allegedly pulled out guns and started shooting, killing Rice and wounding two others who are expected to recover, WIAT-TV reports.
Birmingham police arrested two suspects who were identified by witnesses. The names of the suspects, ages 17 and 19, have not been released until formal charges are filed.
Video via HLN.
tracey marie March 2nd, 2015 at 2:25 pm
what the hell is wrong with these kids
bluejayray March 2nd, 2015 at 8:58 pm
Thank you, NRA, for making sure that guns are easy to get. Guns just make things so much simpler to solve.
CHOCOL8MILK March 3rd, 2015 at 12:13 am
After all, more guns = a safer america (eye roll)