A gun went off, another child died and now a North Texas neighborhood is trying to come to grips with what happened.
Texas lawmakers are meeting on Tuesday morning to consider the rules and weigh possible changes that may be necessary for the state’s juvenile justice system.
Connor McCreight’s ankle monitor is a daily reminder of his past. He is still serving punishment for a crime committed when he was just 14-year-old. He says compared to admitted drunk driver Ethan Couch his sentence from the same judge was harsh.
The Texas Senate on Tuesday will consider bills on transportation funding and juvenile justice in the first hearings of the new special session.