(NEW YORK) -- An 8-year-old Florida boy was accidentally shot when a burn barrel with guns inside was set on fire, authorities said.The boy was cleaning up a backyard with his grandmother and other children at the time of the Monday incident, the Jacksonville... Read More.
(CHICAGO) -- Chicago police are searching for a man who attempted to kidnap an 8-year-old boy on Monday.The 8-year-old was walking with a guardian after 2 p.m. when an unknown man driving a blue four-door sedan stopped near him and tried to pull him... Read More.
(FAYETTEVILLE, N.C.) -- A juvenile was arrested and charged with the fatal shooting of Jenesis Dockery, an 8-year-old girl who, according to her family, was shot while she was at her babysitter's house in Fayetteville, North Carolina, on July 25. Jenesis was transported to a... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- An 8-year-old was attacked by a cougar Saturday, prompting authorities to close Lake Angeles and Heather Park in Olympic National Park, Washington, until further notice.Authorities were notified at 6:30 p.m. local time on Saturday that a child had been attacked by... Read More.
(MARIETTA, Ga.) -- An 83-year-old former reverend has been arrested for allegedly killing an 8-year-old girl in 1975 while she was on her way to his Bible camp, authorities said.On Aug. 15, 1975, Gretchen Harrington was walking alone to her last day of camp... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- An Ohio mom says her 8-year-old daughter was injured by magnets from a reusable water balloon.Kelley Whitty of Morrow, Ohio, told ABC News' Good Morning America her daughter Leah was swimming earlier this month at a family friend's house, where they... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Relatives and friends poured into a funeral home in the Bronx Friday to pay respect and condolences to the family of Anadith Danay Reyes Álvarez, an 8-year-old girl who died in U.S. Border Patrol custody in Texas last month.Teddy bears and... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- An 8-year-old boy survived for two full days in a Michigan state park after he disappeared while collecting firewood Saturday on a family camping trip.Search party volunteers found 8-year-old Nante Niemi at 1:30 p.m. local time on Monday, and the boy... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- An 8-year-old girl from Washington state who had been missing for over four years following a kidnapping by her biological mother was recently found in Mexico, federal authorities said.Aranza Maria Ochoa Lopez was safely returned to the U.S. in February after... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A 72-year-old grandmother has been arrested and charged with first degree murder in the beating death of her own 8-year-old granddaughter.Authorities were first notified of the incident at approximately 4 p.m. on Tuesday when officials from the Nash County Sheriff’s Office... Read More.
(KEITHVILLE, La.) -- A Louisiana woman and her 8-year-old son were killed when a tornado swept through their Louisiana town on Tuesday, officials said.The body of Yoshiko Smith, 30, was found under debris one street over from her destroyed home in Keithville, according to... Read More.
(HOUSTON) -- A 5-year-old boy is fighting for his life Sunday after being shot by an 8-year-old family friend inside a Houston home, police said.Three people were detained for questioning following the shooting Saturday afternoon in the Trinity/Houston Gardens neighborhood in east Houston, police... Read More.