Kansas City teenager charged with premeditated murder

KANSAS CITY, Kansas (AP) – A 15-year-old Kansas City, Kan., boy has been charged with premeditated first-degree murder in the shooting death last month of 28-year-old Nola Pierce of Kansas City.

Wyandotte District Attorney Jerome Gorman filed the charge Wednesday against the boy, who has been in custody since Monday and was scheduled to appear in juvenile court Wednesday afternoon.

Pierce was shot to death near her home July 25.


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