7-Year-Old Dantrell Davis' Murder Led To Gang Truce In 1992; Those Who Were There Call For New Effort With Multiple Children Shot RecentlySeven-year-old Dantrell’s death sparked a gang truce. The murder of a child was even too much for the streets back then. But 28 years later, children are being murdered while playing outside, or sitting in the house or the car.
Yemen Airstrike Kills 22 Children Fleeing Earlier Bombing, Rebels SayEarlier this month, a Saudi-led airstrike hit a school bus carrying scores of boys in Yemen. The attack killed 51 people, including 40 children, according to the Houthi-held Health Ministry.
8-Year-Old Boy Jumps To Safety To Escape Deadly Blaze; 'I Think He’s A Hero'When his apartment filled with smoke, 8-year-old Monty Spencer quickly went to the window to shout for help. Moments later, he jumped four stories to safety, escaping a blaze that killed two neighbor children in Gary, Indiana, on Sunday.
3 Kids Killed In Fire; Dad, 2 Other Kids Critically Injured A 28-year-old father who suffered severe burns in a fire at his house in Hammond overnight managed to save two of his children, but he couldn't reach three others who perished in the blaze.