Teen

Ohio News: Troy Man, Shawn Whitaker Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison for Creating Child Pornography of Young Girl, Teen

DAYTON, Ohio – Shawn Whitaker, 32, of Troy, Ohio, was sentenced in U.S. District Court to 240 months in prison for creating child pornography of a five-year-old and a 15-year-old. Benjamin C. Glassman, United States Attorney for the Southern District of Ohio, Angela L. Byers, Special Agent in Charge, Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), Cincinnati Division, … Continue reading Ohio News: Troy Man, Shawn Whitaker Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison for Creating Child Pornography of Young Girl, Teen

CHICAGO | Chicago man gets prison term in livestreamed beating of teen

CHICAGO— The last of four defendants in Chicago to plead guilty in the beating of a mentally disabled teenager that was livestreamed on Facebook has been sentenced to seven years in prison. Twenty-year-old Tesfaye Cooper pleaded guilty this month to committing a hate crime and aggravated kidnapping. One of the suspects posted video online of … Continue reading CHICAGO | Chicago man gets prison term in livestreamed beating of teen

Pennsylvania News: Pittsburgh Teen, Daryl Williams Charged with Federal Drug Trafficking and Firearms Crimes

PITTSBURGH, PA – Daryl Williams has been indicted by a federal grand jury in Pittsburgh for committing drug trafficking and firearm crimes, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced today. The indictment, returned on July 10 and unsealed today, charges Williams, age 19, of Pittsburgh, with possession of a mixture of heroin and para-fluoroisobutyryl fentanyl … Continue reading Pennsylvania News: Pittsburgh Teen, Daryl Williams Charged with Federal Drug Trafficking and Firearms Crimes

Teen, man who often got her out of school located in Mexico

ALLENTOWN, Pa. /March 17, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Authorities say a missing Pennsylvania teenager and a 45-year-old man who frequently signed her out of school without her parents’ permission have been located in Mexico. NBC 10 reports the U.S. Marshal’s office in Miami confirms Kevin Esterly and 16-year-old Amy Yu were located Saturday morning in Puerto … Continue reading Teen, man who often got her out of school located in Mexico

Texas youth prison guards allegedly choked teen unconscious

AUSTIN, Texas/February 03, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— A Texas youth prison guard asked a teenage inmate if he was “ready to go to sleep” as he and another guard choked him until he lost consciousness, according to prosecutors. Authorities on Thursday arrested four guards at state-run juvenile lockups on charges of official oppression, including one who works at … Continue reading Texas youth prison guards allegedly choked teen unconscious

Italian gunman targets Africans in city where teen was slain

MILAN/February 03, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— A lone Italian gunman wounded six African immigrants in a two-hour drive-by shooting spree Saturday in a small Italian city where just days earlier a Nigerian man was arrested in the gruesome killing of a teenager, officials said. The shooting suspect was identified as Luca Traini, a 28-year-old Italian with no previous … Continue reading Italian gunman targets Africans in city where teen was slain

Liz Weston: The right way to give your teen an allowance

January 29, 2018(AP)(STL.News)-Here’s an idea: Hand your teenagers hundreds of dollars in one lump sum and leave it up to them to manage the money for the next, say, six to 12 months. Anyone who’s ever had or been a teenager may quail at the thought, but experts say this approach actually can work much … Continue reading Liz Weston: The right way to give your teen an allowance

High schooler dies when log falls on him in football drill

FARMINGVILLE, N.Y./August 10, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — A high school football player lifting a large log with teammates as part of a Navy SEALs-style drill was hit in the head by the log and died Thursday, raising questions about adapting such military training to young athletes. Joshua Mileto, a 16-year-old Sachem East High School junior, and … Continue reading High schooler dies when log falls on him in football drill