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A Florida mother turned her 14-year-old son in to police after she saw the boy was wanted for allegedly carjacking an elderly woman, officials said. Shaquille Dixon was arrested Thursday and charged with felony carjacking. His mother, Romona Gordon, told WSVN she turned her son in after seeing a video and photo of the boy on the news. It is really difficult for me. When I saw it, he wasn’t aware that he was on TV. I called the police right away and had them come and get him. Dixon confessed that he and two other people stole an 81-year-old woman’s car at gunpoint in a Walmart parking lot in Lauderdale Lakes on Jan.
15, according to an arrest affidavit obtained by WSVN. The three teenage boys allegedly followed the woman from inside the store to the parking lot — and then almost ran the woman over during their escape. His grandmother is the same age! That’s like the age of your grandma. Police are still searching for two teenage boys in connection with the carjacking.
Katherine Lam is a breaking and trending news digital producer for Fox News. Sexting seems to be the newest craze among teenagers and it is a very dangerous craze. Should parents be concerned about sexting? Yes, especially when you read some of the sexting statistics below.
Kids are sexting to people they only met online, they are sexting to boyfriends and girlfriends or potential companions. Some of the teenagers are sexting out of peer pressure. Some just do it for fun. But they are doing it and a parent needs to be aware of the potential dangers of sexting. Not only can sexting ruin reputations, but it can also get your teenager arrested for distributing child pornography. This has happened quite frequently lately as you can see by some of the news stories about sexting. The images also get circulated on the Internet.