Two fifth grade boys in
Washington state are accused of plotting to rape and kill a girl in their
The alleged plan was to
have one of the boys carry out the rape; the other was to shoot anyone who came
They were foiled after a
fourth grader saw them bring a knife onto the school bus, and reported it to a
One of the boys reportedly
said he would kill the student who reported the knife.
Both boys are charged with
conspiracy to commit first degree murder, juvenile firearm possession and
They will be charged as
juveniles. If convicted, they can face up to two years in juvenile lockup.
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