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Teen accused of shooting, killing 6-year-old takes plea deal

2 years 11 months 1 week ago Monday, June 10 2019 Jun 10, 2019 June 10, 2019 2:32 PM June 10, 2019 in News
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE - A 13-year-old accused of murdering a 6-year-old has pleaded guilty to lesser charges.

Jesavrie Bell appeared in a Baton Rouge court Monday morning where he pleaded guilty to negligent homicide.

The teen is accused of shooting 6-year-old Jahiem Holliday while playing with a group of children in their neighborhood in November.

Bell told police he was playing with a gun he found inside his uncle's home when he accidentally fired it and killed Holliday.

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