16-Year-Old Accused of Trying to Kill His Parents

Ohio teenager was charged with attempted murder after allegedly setting the family home on fire.
0:55 | 10/25/13

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Police in Ohio arrested a sixteen year old accused of trying to kill his parents. By burning down the house his father fifty year old Perry Simon jumped out of a two story window -- to escape the flames his wife. Rescued by firefighters and investigators say it was a cold calculated plot. And that they found journals written by the teenager about his plans to murder his parents. -- in the home on fire and even tying their bedroom door shot. Its fight with their parents we probably all had fault -- parents and arguably their parents growing up but nothing to the extent of this. -- journal's -- exactly how he was meant. Set the house so far. Tied the door shut where the parents couldn't get out -- Hand. Then -- -- and the team was arrested quickly and the prosecutor may now try him as an adult.

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