LAMPANG -- An 11-year-old boy accused of shooting a 13-year-old after being accused of stealing a mobile phone will be charged with attempted murder, police said on Monday.
The 11-year-old admitted firing the gun, but claimed it was only supposed to be a warning shot, Pol Capt Wisit Laewrit, an investigator at Jaeson police station in Muang Pan district, said.
The boy was confronted and accused by the victim and three of his friends of stealing a mobile phone. Scared, the boy ran home, chased by the older boys.
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