Facebook Messenger fight leads to the death of a teenager in United States

A fight between two men that started on Facebook Messenger has allegedly led to the unfortunate death of a 14-year-old girl in the US, the media reported. Mackenna Kronenberger was inside the bedroom of her home in Dayton, Ohio, when she was killed on 5 July, Sky News reported on 9 July citing a court document.

The two men involved in the fight - Jason Tidwell and Dylan Angel - have been charged with murder. The two 18-year-old men started a fight on the Facebook app and agreed to fight outside Tidwell's home. According to witnesses accounts to police, they fought and Tidwell then got a gun from inside his home and began firing at Angel. Angel then took a gun from his car and fired several rounds towards Tidwell's home. At least one stray bullet used in the fight hit Kronenberger, killing her in the process, it was alleged.

Angel and Tidwell appeared in Dayton Municipal Court on 7 July and are next due in court on 14 July, the report said.

Recently US citizen live broadcast-ed murder on Facebook that got nationwide attention. The 37-year-old guy identified as Steve Stephens randomly shot his 74-year-old grandfather Robert Godwin in Cleveland, Ohio.

With inputs from IANS 

Updated Date: Jul 09, 2017 13:45 PM