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Monday, April 8, 2013

7-year-old charged with two felony counts of discharging his BB gun

North Carolina – Sam Grant nearly celebrated his eighth birthday party in jail.

The North Carolina boy had been charged with two felony counts of discharging his BB gun.

The parents of a then-seven-year-old North Carolina boy are beyond angry after their son was charged with two felony counts of possessing a BB gun.

Just moments before the child was expected to answer to the allegations before a Catawba County judge the charges were dropped.

Sam’s parents, Ray and Cherry Robbins told Fox News they are both relieved and angry over what happened to their son.

“They considered his BB gun a firearm,” Ray said. “It’s not a firearm. It’s a BB gun.” Full Article