Domestic abuse is NEVER acceptable, and it can be especially hard on the kids in the family. The following story shows the effects of a woman staying with a man who abusing her.
We’ve heard the stories of kids attacked the abuser, and, unfortunately, ending up hurt or even dead themselves.
But this Ohio teen went the extra step to stop her own father from abusing her mom… Bresha Meadows shot and killed her dad, last July.
Recently, the 15-year-old’s mom and family members have breathed a sigh of relief when prosecutors decided to prosecute her as a juvenile rather than an adult.
— BeHereCleveland (@BeHere_Clev) December 2, 2016
Fourteen-year-old Bresha Meadows has been charged with aggravated murder after she allegedly shot her 41-year-old father Jonathan in the head just before 4 a.m. on July 28. However, it was revealed on Thursday that her case will remain in juvenile court.
The Ohio teen shot her father with his own gun, the same firearm he regularly used to threaten the family. Bresha’s mother, Brandi Meadows, was married to the abusive and alcoholic for 18 years.
Bresha’s aunt said that after the shooting, the teen turned to her mother and said, “Now mommy, you’re free.”
Brandi has since praised her daughter for helping the family escape her husband.
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