Dating and minors
The Sheriff’s Department first identified him as Jeremy’s friend but later said the two teens were in a romantic relationship.
Investigators are looking into whether that played a role in the stabbing.
“The person who killed him is the one who said, ‘Look there he is,'” sheriff’s homicide Lt. reports: On Thursday, authorities arrested that 16-year-old boy on suspicion of murder.It can intervene if it sees worrying trends or serious matters of concern. A link to our customer service arrangements is provided here.A 16-year-old male teen has been arrested in connection with the stabbing murder of a 17-year-old classmate with whom he was romantically involved.And with her mother’s permission, 16-year-old Pollard soon found herself at the county clerk’s office, marriage certificate in hand. Still, Kentucky has one of the highest rates of child marriage in the nation, according to data recently published by Frontline and The New York Times.In 2000, there were nearly 1,250 child marriages in the commonwealth.
Last year, there were still 217 child marriages — about seven of every 1,000 marriages.