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Two teenage boys 'shot 14-year-old girl in the head because her SnapChats were annoying'
Miss McVea was deeply religious, but still progressive in many of her views. Miss McVea was born in in Louisiana, the daughter of a judge. Her father died when she was relatively young and the family moved to Raleigh, N. The young Emilie was educated at St.
A pair of schoolboys who allegedly shot a year-old girl in the head because her Snapchat messages were annoying. But the teenager survived and she was found by a search team who were looking for her after she was reported missing. Peterson and Decker allegedly planned to slit her throat and let her bleed to death, according to charges filed against them. But they eventually decided to shoot her in the head. Peterson, who was allegedly annoyed that Deserae kept messaging him on the Snapchat app, is alleged to have pulled the trigger, The Salt Lake Tribune reported.