TEENS HELD WITHOUT BAIL IN ROCK THROWING MURDER

A judge has denied bond for five Michigan teenagers charged with throwing a rock off a highway overpass and killing a passenger in a van.

 

 

CNN (@cnn) reports that the group of teens, aged 15-17 were arraigned in a Genesee County district courtroom. They are accused of throwing a 6-pound rock off an overpass near Flint, Michigan, on October 18, fatally injuring 32-year old Kenneth White.

 

 

White was riding home from work when he was struck in the face, head, and chest by the rock that crashed through the windshield of the van in which he was a passenger. The five teenagers are being charged as adults, with one count of second-degree murder each. They are also being charged with conspiracy to commit murder, six felony counts of malicious destruction of property, and two lesser charges.

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