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Texas teen thought to be robbery victim now accused of setting up her friend

Texas teen thought to be robbery victim now accused of setting up her friend

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SPRING, Texas – A teenage girl who was initially believed to be one of two victims in a Houston-area carjacking and robbery Friday night is now a suspect, according to the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office. Susan Marie Mize, 17, and an alleged 16-year-old accomplice face charges of felony aggravated robbery. Authorities have also identified a third suspect, a 15-year-old, and are filing a warrant for his arrest. Harris County officers went to the home of Preston Barry, Mize’s friend, around 11:30 p.m. after Barry reported that they had been robbed. Deputies then went to Mize’s residence to speak to her regarding the robbery. After interviewing the pair, deputies say Mize had asked Barry if he wanted to earn $150 by giving her friends a ride into Houston, and he agreed. Barry and Miz
Teen Mom OG's Tyler Baltierra Takes His Father Butch to Rehab for Substance Abuse

Teen Mom OG's Tyler Baltierra Takes His Father Butch to Rehab for Substance Abuse

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Tyler Baltierra has finally been able to get his father, Butch, back into rehab. The emotional father-son moment was shown on Monday night’s episode of Teen Mom OG. The reality star, 26, flew with his father to get him treatment for his drug addiction. In tonight’s episode, Butch revealed this was his ninth or tenth time seeking professional help and that he hoped this would be his last visit. Butch will be spending six months at the treatment center. “I ain’t got no pressure, nobody trying to sneak up on me or try to get me with a razor,” he said of his confidence at returning to a center as opposed to his recent stay in prison. When the arrived at the center, Tyler and Butch were separated with the latter talking to an intake counselor and Tyler speaking to a different counselor about th
Teen Mom OG: See the Moment Pregnant Amber Portwood Discovers the Sex of Her Baby

Teen Mom OG: See the Moment Pregnant Amber Portwood Discovers the Sex of Her Baby

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Amber Portwood couldn’t contain her pride when her OB-GYN told her she was carrying a “stubborn” little boy. The Teen Mom OG star went in for an ultrasound with her boyfriend Andrew Glennon and her mother Tonya Portwood on Monday night’s episode of the MTV show. “Is your little girl excited about having a baby?” her doctor asked while attempting to get a good view of the fetus. “Yeah, she said she wanted a little baby brother,” Portwood, 27, said of her daughter Leah, who she shares with ex-boyfriend Gary Shirley. After several moments of trying to see whether she was carrying a boy or a girl, Portwood was asked to bend her knee in an attempt to shift her baby into a better position to find out the sex. It seemed to work as her doctor declared, “That is for sure a boy.” The reactions were
Teen Mom's Jenelle Evans Admits She Used Drugs While Pregnant with Daughter Ensley

Teen Mom's Jenelle Evans Admits She Used Drugs While Pregnant with Daughter Ensley

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Jenelle Evans admitted she tested positive for THC after giving birth to her daughter Ensley last year. The Teen Mom 2 star appeared on Vince Russo’s The Brand podcast last week and revealed she had tested positive for the chemical found in cannabis. “I’m not going to lie about that,” she said. “I tested positive for THC and Ensley did not test positive. I did. So CPS were like — I was in the hospital — they said, ‘Did you smoke when you were pregnant?’ I said, ‘I did within the past 30 days. I said I have really bad esophageal spasms and I throw up every 5 minutes, I can’t even eat.’ And they said, ‘Okay, some moms do that. We are not here to judge, we are writing down your information.'” A rep for Evans did not immediately respond to PEOPLE’s request for comment. “And after I had Ensley
Teen Survivors of Florida School Shooting Announce 'March For Our Lives' to Push for Gun Control

Teen Survivors of Florida School Shooting Announce 'March For Our Lives' to Push for Gun Control

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Five teenagers who survived Wednesday’s school shooting in Florida, which left 17 people dead, have announced that on March 24, there will be a march on Washington, D.C. to call for stricter gun laws. Students David Hogg, Alex Wind, Cameron Kasky, Jacqueline Coren and Emma Gonzelez — who, earlier this weekend, made an impassioned speech at a rally in Fort Lauderdale where she shamed lawmakers for taking money from the NRA — detailed their plans for the “March For Our Lives” on Sunday. “What we’re trying to do here ‘March For Our Lives’ is say, the adult politicians have been playing around while my generation has been losing our lives,” Kasky, an 11th grader at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, said on CBS’ Face the Nation. “At the end of the day, this isn’t a red and blue thing. This
Teen boy accused in Kentucky school shooting indicted as adult

Teen boy accused in Kentucky school shooting indicted as adult

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A 15-year-old boy accused of killing two students in a shooting at a Kentucky high school last month will be tried as an adult, state police said Friday. A grand jury indicted Gabriel R. Parker on two counts of murder and 14 counts of first-degree assault in the January 23 shooting at Marshall County High School in western Kentucky, police said in a statement. He was arraigned Friday at the Marshall County Circuit Court. His bond was set at $1.5 million, according to The Courier-Journal in Louisville. Before the arraignment, Parker was held in a juvenile detention facility and had not been identified. In Kentucky, a suspect can be charged in an adult court if a judge rules the case meets certain criteria, officials said. Parker is accused of opening fire on his classmates, killing Bailey H...