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He Said No! to the Situation , he went and he Told!

on April 18, 2012

One of the best reasons, for safety education.  We never know who might need it.

Police Find Bodies After Boy Tells Teacher

That Mom, sister Are Dead

The scene in Las Vegas on April 16, 2012. (KLAS-TV)
Published: 4/16 2:41 pm
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Updated: 4/16 3:36 pm
VEGAS (AP) – Las Vegas police say the bodies of two people were found in a house after a 9-year-old boy told officials at a nearby school that his mother and sister were dead.       Investigators say they’re questioning a man found covered in blood at the home.
Officer Marcus Martin told The Associated Press that police arriving around 9 a.m. Monday found two people dead inside the single-story house in an older, middle class neighborhood about eight miles north of the Las Vegas Strip.
The boy’s brother, who is 4 years old, was also inside but he was not hurt.       Martin says the 9-year-old boy told officials at nearby Hoggard Elementary School about the scene at the house.       No other details were released
(Copyright 2012 by The Associated Press.  All Rights Reserved.)
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3 responses to “He Said No! to the Situation , he went and he Told!

  1. This is a great example of where a parents efforts to teach their child the art of “description” is so very important!

  2. This is such a sad story…but the child’s reaction is amazing.

    • If a child recognizes a teacher, friend or parent as a trusted adult then they can open up and tell, when the need arises. I was that teacher for years…..I am so glad his teacher was that trusted adult for him!

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