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Jeffrey Bright ("JJ")

Age 16

21 Feb 2021
Ambridge, Pennsylvania (USA)

Jeffrey Bright ("JJ")
Jeffrey Bright ("JJ") [photo:]

JJ and his nonbinary sibling Jasmine were both shot dead by their mother. She then called 911 and waited for the police to arrive.

AMBRIDGE, Pa. — A woman has been charged with shooting her two children to death inside an Ambridge home on Monday.

Ambridge police said the incident occurred in the 900 block of Maplewood Avenue around 1:30 p.m.

Inside the home, police found the children dead. They were identified as 16-year-old Jeffrey Bright and 22-year-old Jasmine Cannady.

The mother, 48-year-old Krisinda Bright, was arrested for the shooting, according to Interim Chief John Deluca. She was the one who actually called 911.

According to a criminal complaint, Bright told 911 dispatchers that she shot her children and left the gun unloaded on the dining room table.

Bright is charged with two counts of homicide and was taken to the Beaver County Jail without bond, according to the Beaver County District Attorney’s Office.

Report added: 24 Feb 2021. Last updated: 28 Feb 2021

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