Teen

  • 911 dispatcher suspended after Ohio teen’s death in van to return to work

    The 911 dispatcher who was suspended after taking an Ohio teen’s last call for help before being crushed to death in his van is expected to return to work on Wednesday. The operator, Amber Smith, was placed on leave Thursday for failing to relay to Cincinnati police officers that...
  • Teen arrested after allegedly threatening school

    DULUTH, Ga. – A Duluth teenager is in custody after police say that he made threats toward his high school. Police said that they arrested 17-year-old Joseph Mentesana on Tuesday a little after 10 a.m. in response to him making an unspecified threat at Notre Dame Academy on River Green Parkway....
  • Teen returns to church he vandalized to apologize before turning himself in

    HENRY COUNTY, Ga. – The father of a 19-year-old charged with vandalizing a church said he hopes his son learns from his mistake. The suspect, his father and even his grandfather, made it a point to apologize to the church pastor in person. Nathanial Rabideau and Tyler Casey are...
  • Police: Teen used this trick to force classmates to send him nude pictures

    A metro Atlanta teen is facing years in prison after being accused of going online and threatening other teens to force them to send him explicit photos. Many refused, but police say many of the girls were so scared by his threats they did what he demanded. Geovanni Jacob...
  • Teen with terminal cancer, who married high school sweetheart, has passed away

    VALRICO, Fla. (FOX 13) – A teen battling terminal cancer whose final wish was to marry his high school sweetheart has passed away.   Dustin Snyder 19, married his best friend, Sierra Siveria, in January after doctors gave him just weeks to live.  Family members say he passed away while in hospice...
  • Teen charged with attacking priest!

    A teen has been charged in an assault on a Greek Orthodox priest in North Carolina. News outlets cite a Charlotte-Mecklenburg police report that says Steve Dalber was punched and hit with a car in the parking lot of St. Nektarios Greek Orthodox Church on Friday night. The church...
  • Girl, 15, dies of the flu days after testing NEGATIVE for the deadly virus

    Kira Molina, 15, died of liver failure on Tuesday after coming down with the flu She went to the doctor last week where a rapid flu test came up negative  On Sunday Kira was found unconscious in her home and airlifted to and Atlanta hospital where she died of...
  • Georgia teen dies while being treated for the flu

    COWETA COUNTY, Ga. – FOX 5 News has learned more about the Georgia teen who passed away this week while being treated for the flu. Our news partner The New Talk 106.7 spoke with Coweta County Coroner Richard Hawk, who said the 15-year-old died from an aggressive form of...
  • Teens are now liking vaporing over cigarettes

    Teenage vaping is on fire. Post-millennials are now using vaporizers more than regular cigarettes — and the puffing devices are so popular among young people they are reversing a decades-long decline in teenage drug use, according to a new study Researchers found that 35.8 percent of US high-school seniors...