9-year-old boy kills family of 5 in Illinois – WATCH =>

A nine-year-old boy from Illinois has been charged with five counts of first-degree murder in connection with a mobile home fire that killed five people, among them three young children.

Woodford County State’s Attorney Greg Minger announced on Tuesday that the juvenile suspect also has been charged with two counts of arson and one count of aggravated arson, accused of intentionally starting the deadly fire.

The April 6 inferno near the village of Goodfield killed one-year-old Ariel Wall; her brother Daemeon Wall and cousin Rose Alwood, both aged two; Ariel and Daemeon’s father, 34-year-old Jason Wall, and the children’s maternal great-grandmother, 69-year-old Kathryn Murray.

Source: 9-year-old to face 5 murder charges in deadly Illinois fire

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