Crime and Incidents

Teen Suspected of Killing Grandmother Killed by Train Hours Later

Undated photo of Steven Kelvin Wilkerson (Family photo)
Undated photo of Steven Kelvin Wilkerson (Family photo)

Police are piecing together how a 15-year-old who stabbed and killed his grandmother with a kitchen knife on Tuesday morning, Aug. 22, ended up dying...




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