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12-year-old boy uses baseball bat to kill his 80-year-old grandfather

By Mason White 1:39 PM March 17, 2017
Alexander Agenbroad
Alexander Agenbroad
By: Emily Lewis

(Scroll down for video) A young boy whose parents died of drug overdoses, is accused of beating his grandfather to death after he allowed him to stay in his home, according to police in Ohio.

Mt. Healthy police said that they have arrested 13-year-old Alexander Agenbroad, after being accused of using baseball bat to beat his 80-year-old grandmother to death when he was just 12 years old.

Fowler Agenbroad was found unresponsive in his home. He was rushed to the hospital, where he died the following day. The coroner ruled that the death was a homicide.

Fowler died as result of blunt force trauma to the head.

Alexander appeared in the Hamilton County Juvenile Court, where he was charged with murder and reckless homicide. If convicted on all charges, he faces jail time until he is 21 years old.

“Mount Healthy Police have charged a juvenile, Alexander Agenbroad, (white, male, 13) with murder in the death of his grandfather, Fowler Agenbroad.

“The incident occurred when Mr. Fowler Agenbroad (white, male, 80) was found unresponsive and suffering from head trauma at his Mt. Healthy Home.

“At the time of his death, Fowler Agenbroad had custody of his grandson Alexander, whose parents both died as a result of drug overdoses,” Mount Healthy Police wrote on Facebook.