Boy, 11, alleged to have shot others with BB gun - Sentinel & Enterprise

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Police arrested an 11-year-old student Friday morning at Longsjo Middle School, charging him with assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, after he allegedly shot a BB gun at two children after school Thursday.
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1 - 7 of 7 Comments Last updated Dec 20, 2010
Joe

Gardner, MA

#1 Dec 18, 2010
Are you sure it wasn't an Airsoft gun? Clear plastic, colored "BB's" sounds like Airsoft ammo. The worst thing about Airsofts is the darn pellets don't degrade.
Whatever

Gardner, MA

#2 Dec 18, 2010
Yup, just give him a slap on the wrist and he'll come back again--maybe this time he'll have a different weapon. His younger sibling brought the gun from home?? Nice parents...or should I say "parent"...probably another little Fitchburg punk from a broken home--
Dr House

Leominster, MA

#3 Dec 18, 2010
This is small potatoes, my freinds 9 year old shot me with a Nerf gun. Those things are dangerous and I hope he gets a life sentance!
Good Follow Up

Leominster, MA

#4 Dec 18, 2010
School followed the right precautions needed.
future gang member

Fitchburg, MA

#5 Dec 19, 2010
how much you want to bet that this kid's father (if he hasn't left like most of them do) gave him a pat on the back and said, "That's my boy!" This poor kid is just doing what he has been taught. He is the next generation of Fitchburg's gangs.

Since: Oct 07

Fitchburg, MA

#6 Dec 20, 2010
Arrested? Seriously? Arrested? He shot someone with an Airsoft gun and they arrested an 11 year old? What ever happened to taking the gun away and not giving it back?

Never thought I would live to see common sense become a super-power reserved for very few.
EBENEEZER SCROOGE

Clinton, MA

#7 Dec 20, 2010
Whatever wrote:
Yup, just give him a slap on the wrist and he'll come back again--maybe this time he'll have a different weapon. His younger sibling brought the gun from home?? Nice parents...or should I say "parent"...probably another little Fitchburg punk from a broken home--
I love the way people comment without having the slightest notion of what it's like to live in a less than fortunate way....Go drink another glass of champagne, while you're kids sing in front of the Christmas tree full of gifts for them....and while your wife makes dinner of a delmonico roast, with potatoes and gravy....You are heartless in your comments.....May you always be on the top end of life, so you don't have to live the life of those you point fingers at....Maybe you could "HELP" a less fortunate family by mentoring a boy without a father, instead of acting like a pompous a--!

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