A Domino’s pizza receipt was the clue that led police to a 12-year-old boy in Milwaukee who allegedly killed his 34-year-old neighbor to be able to steal his shotgun and AR-15 model rifle. The kid had performed video video games together with his grownup neighbor, Brandon Felton, and in accordance with a prison grievance by way of NBC Information, had killed the person with a “single gunshot wound to the top.”
Three days later, police had been referred to as to research after no person had heard from Felton. When police arrived on the man’s home, they discovered Felton on the ground in a puddle of blood, and close to him was a Domino’s pizza supply receipt for an order taken by a employee named “Brandy” on a small desk. When police referred to as the shopper’s telephone quantity listed on the receipt, a younger voice answered.
From NBC Information:
A detective, in accordance with the grievance, referred to as the telephone quantity on the receipt which was answered by a “young-sounding male,” the grievance stated. The one that picked up the telephone denied figuring out somebody named Brandy and hung up, the grievance stated.
The kid’s mom took the boy to talk with police on March 18, the grievance stated. The boy stated he heard about Felton’s dying from his grandmother. The boy when confronted concerning the pizza order, stated the telephone was his and nobody makes use of it or has borrowed it.
The boy’s story, in accordance with the grievance, modified a number of occasions. …
The boy’s mom, in accordance with the grievance, advised police her youngster had lied to investigators. …
…[W]hen requested if the kid is being tried as an grownup, Holtz wrote: “In Wisconsin, any youngster charged with a murder of this classification, if the kid is over the age of 10, begins out being charged as an grownup after which can ask the court docket to switch their case again to juvenile court docket jurisdiction.”
Throughout a search warrant for the boy’s telephone, detectives found incriminating textual content messages despatched on March 9, the grievance stated.
Though no less than one different particular person — a so-called buddy of both the boy’s or Fenton’s — might need been concerned with the crime, it is not clear if anybody else was arrested. A 100,000 bond was set on Monday, in accordance with NBC.