12-year-old boy accused of killing 11-year-old classmate


ESTILL SPRINGS, Tenn. (WKRN) – Franklin County Sheriff’s Office confirms a 12-year-old boy shot and killed 11-year-old Sienna Owens in Tennessee Friday.

Both children were students at North Middle School.

Deputies located the victim, identified as Sienna Owens, in the garage with a gunshot wound to her upper back. Details of the events surrounding the shooting are unknown at this time, and the District Attorney’s Office will determine if charges will be filed.

Visitation for Owens will be held at Moore Cortner Funeral Home on Tuesday, Dec. 15 from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m.

Services will be held Wednesday at 3 p.m. at Moore Cortner Funeral Home, and burial services will be conducted at Franklin Memorial Gardens.

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