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8-Year-Old Nabbed on Felony BB Gun Charges

rgalutia Wrote: Apr 22, 2013 8:08 PM
certainly BB Guns are dangerous and young children need guidance in how to safely use them. these parents were in the process of doing that. it is not like the child was purposely going around and damaging property or injuring people. in this case as long as the parents were dealing appropriately ,law enforcement should have stayed out of it....

Sam Grant nearly celebrated his eighth birthday party in jail.

The North Carolina boy had been charged with two felony counts of discharging his BB gun.

The parents of an eight-year-old North Carolina boy are beyond angry after their son was charged with two felony counts of possessing a BB gun.

Just moments before the child was expected to answer to the allegations before a Catawba County judge -- the charges were dropped.

Sam’s parents, Ray and Cherry Robbins told Fox News they are both relieved and angry over what happened to their son.

“They considered his BB gun a firearm,”...