Grandview Police Killed Suicidal Teen Armed With BB Gun

To be fair, as we learned in National Lampoon's Vacation so many years ago, those things look pretty realistic AND they can put an eye out.

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Prosecutors Office Says Teen Killed By Grandview Police Was Carrying A BB Gun

A 17-year-old who was shot and killed by Grandview police Sunday was carrying a BB gun, according to the Jackson County Prosecutor's office. Lantz Stephenson, Jr. died after police were called to Meadowmere Park early Sunday morning, where he was reportedly acting suicidal.