Stop a Crime . . . Get Set On Fire!?!


Just when you think that the child who was beaten to death in Chicago could not be surpassed, this insanity occurs.

[INDENT]** Teen doused with flammable liquid, set alight
Florida police hold three juveniles in attack that burns 3/4 of boy’s body**

DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla. - A 15-year-old was badly burned after other teens doused him with a flammable liquid and set him on fire, officials say, and authorities are investigating whether he was attacked because he stopped someone from stealing his father’s bicycle a day earlier.

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He refused to attend classes at Deerfield Beach Middle School on Monday because of an incident Sunday when he stopped someone from stealing his father’s bicycle, Martinez said.

A juvenile was arrested Sunday, but authorities don’t know whether that arrest was connected to the attack, Leljedal said.

Instead of going to school, Brewer went to the apartment complex to visit a friend. He told deputies that while he was sitting by the swimming pool, he was splashed with a flammable liquid and set ablaze.

A neighbor heard his screams for help and put out the flames with a fire extinguisher . . .

Brewer is expected to remain hospitalized for five months, Martinez said.[/INDENT]

It’s amazing that this teen is still living. I don’t get it. We really need to pray for life! In all forms because the respect of it has completely run out. I don’t know if video games, TV, peer pressure has caused our youth to become so numb to violence, that these evil things occur. And this is what it truly is…evil! More reasons to pray…especially that those who who are convicted of this crime of attempted murder, will find their hearts changed into human ones, not stony ones, not one prone to injury or violence. More reasons to pray.

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