Teen Charged With Manslaughter In Death Of St Joseph Teen

A 14 year old male has been charged with manslaughter in the shooting death of another teen in St Joseph on November 9th.  The victim was flown to Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City.   He later died.  The incident took place near 29th and Penn Streets.  The charges were upgraded following the teen’s death.  The accused has not been identified due to his age.  The next court hearing is scheduled for December 20th.