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Charges In Murder Of Child Protecting Sister From Rapist

(Richmond, VA) A 16-year-old has been charged in the assault of a young girl and the death of her 8-year-old brother.

Martin Cobb was reportedly protecting his sister when he was hit in the head with a brick during the attack near their home.

Cobb’s sister has been treated for unspecified injuries.

Family members said Martin had a love for toy cars and was always seen riding his bike in the neighborhood.

The 16-year-old was charged with murder and strangulation.

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  • Dr. JohnS

    I am so sorry the young boy was killed doing what he thought was right. If we adults would learn the same – we Memphians could turn crime around.

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