Q: Can a minor (13) arrested for accidental shooting be put in jail with adults instead of juvenile detention center
This childs pic was not obscured in the paper and his full name and age were given he was bullied harassed and just received horrible treatment
A: It really depends. Typically, they should be housed in a juvenile detention center until such time as they are adjudicated to be an adult; however, when they are charged with a violent crime, circuit court jurisdiction may automatically kick in, thus allowing them to be placed in general population.
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