Thursday, November 1, 2012
The Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office will ask a judge to waive the brothers to adult court.
Prosecutors want to try two teenage brothers as adults in the slaying of a 12-year-old Clayton girl. The Gloucester County Prosecutor’s Office announced Thursday it will file a motion in the Family Division of state Superior Court in Woodbury asking a judge to waive the brothers, ages 15 and 17, to adult court, where they would face more serious punishment if convicted. The are charged with murder in the slaying of Autumn Pasquale, a Clayton, Gloucester County girl whose body was found Oct. 22 in a recycling bin. Prosecutors alleged the brothers lured the girl into their home with the promise of parts for her BMX Odyssey bicycle, which she had been riding when she left her West High Street home around 12:30 on Oct. 20, and then …
Wednesday, October 24, 2012
The 12-year-old Clayton girl was killed by two brothers, ages 15 and 17, authorities said.
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Wednesday, October 24, 2012
Funeral services will be held Saturday for Autumn Pasquale, the 12-year-old Clayton, Gloucester County girl who was missing for two days before her body was found. A viewing will be held 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Our Lady of Lourdes Church, 500 Greentree Rd., Glassboro. A funeral Mass will follow at 2 p.m. at the church. A memorial fund has been established in Pasquale's name. Donations can be sent to the Autumn Pasquale Memorial Fund, c/o Fulton Bank, 35 N. Delsea Drive, Clayton, NJ 08312. Pasquale's body was found late Monday night in a recycling bin not far from where she lived. She had been strangled, authorities said. Two brothers, ages 15 and 17, were arrested Tuesday and charged in Pasquale's death. Authorities did not name …
Tuesday, October 23, 2012
Many teens are raging online against the suspects accused of killing Autumn Pasquale.
Editor’s note: Some of the links in this story contain profanity. There’s nothing new about the anger, sadness and confusion that follows a senseless killing. But today more than ever, people are finding an outlet online to share their grief—and, sometimes, to reveal information authorities won’t. That’s what is unfolding after the heartbreaking death of 12-year-old Autumn Pasquale, the Clayton girl allegedly strangled by two teen neighbors. Police arrested the 17- and 15-year-old brothers, but refused to release their names Tuesday. That didn’t matter to dozens, perhaps hundreds, of teens on Twitter, who quickly revealed the suspects' names as those charged with killing Pasquale. One teen took a screenshot, allegedly of one suspect's …
The brothers, ages 15 and 17, are charged with first-degree murder.
Two teenage brothers lured 12-year-old Autumn Pasquale into their house, strangled her and then dumped her body in a recycling bin, authorities said Tuesday afternoon. The Clayton, Gloucester County, girl had been missing since about 12:30 p.m. Saturday, when she left home on her white BMX Odyssey bicycle. After a relentless two-day search, her body was found in the bin outside a Clayton home late Monday night. Authorities on Tuesday arrested the brothers—ages 15 and 17—who live about five blocks from Pasquale's home. During a news conference in Clayton on Tuesday afternoon, Gloucester County Prosecutor Sean Dalton declined to release their identities because of their ages. They each are charged with first-degree murder, conspiracy to …