Woman starts online fundraiser for 16-year-old charged with murdering

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By theGrio

Joann Thompson had never met 16-year-old Deanna Watson.

But when Thompson heard the details surrounding the murder charges Watson currently faces, she wanted to get involved.

Watson is accused of killing her mother’s boyfriend, who allegedly was beating her and her siblings.

“The system failed those kids,” Thompson told People magazine. “I just had to do something to help her.”

According to the Charlotte Observer, Watson said that her mother’s boyfriend, 36-year-old Omar …read more

Via:: The Grio