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Leila Fowler’s Brother to be Charged with 2nd Degree Murder

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Suspect in Leila Fowler’s Murder Cannot be Tried as an AdultCALAVERAS COUNTY-

The Calaveras County District Attorney’s Office has filed a petition to charge Leila Fowler’s 12-year-old brother, Isiah, with second degree murder.

Fowler is set to appear in court late Wednesday morning.

On top of the murder charge, prosecutors seek to add a special allegation of using a deadly and dangerous weapon.

Fowler is accused of stabbing his 8-year-old sister to death in their Valley Springs home.

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3 comments

  • cali_veras

    He cannot be tried as an adult in the state of California, one must be at least aged 14. If he stays out of trouble in Juvenile detention, he will be released on his 23rd birthday.

  • Tara

    Really? How can any human be allowed to murder a child stab her to death yet walk free like he is normal when he is no better than Jody Aries is murder is murder he should die!