Two 10-year-old boys handcuffed and booked after playing with toy gun outside

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    Two 10-year-old boys handcuffed and booked after playing with toy gun outside


    A Fort Carson family wants to share their story with others after their 10-year-old son was arrested and charged with felony menacing, a class 5 felony, which has since been expunged. “They came back over, told me my rights, and told me what was going to happen. They put handcuffs on me, and I got into the car,” 10-year-old Gavin Carpenter said. The incident happened in July of 2019. FOX21 exclusively interviewed the 10-year-old. Gavin said he and a friend were playing outside with toys near N. Powers Blvd and Constitution Ave. He said they were playing a version of ...


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    Fort Carson family outraged after 10-year-old arrested for pointing toy guns at vehicle

    27 February 2020


    The parents of a 10-year-old boy are speaking publically for the first time about their son being arrested and charged with a felony after pointing a toy gun at a car. Stefanie and Lt. Col. Chris Carpenter say last summer their son Gavin was playing with his friend in a neighborhood near Constitution and Powers in Colorado Springs. One had a toy bow, the other had a toy shotgun with an orange tip. “Neither one of the toys had any sort of projectile,” said the boy's father. The parents say their son and his friend were pointing the guns at ...


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