Friday, June 29, 2012

Alex Crain Killed His Parents Minutes before Claiming he Didn't Mean to Hurt them

A teenager who was sentenced to 20 years in prison for shooting dead both his parents regretted his actions immediately after and said he 'didn't even mean to hurt them'.

Alex Crain, now 15, from Naples, Florida, was arrested at his home in December 2010 for the slayings and has never spoken publicly or given any reason as to why he killed them.

Now a video has been released of a 14-year-old Crain sitting in the back of a police cruiser, wailing and crying to himself and shouting things like 'I swear I didn't mean to kill them', 'I'm sorry' and 'I didn't mean to hurt them'.

Crain's admissions, recorded on a dashboard camera tape, are the first - and only - insights into the former Palmetto Ridge High School student's state of mind after he shot his parents, Thomas and Kelly, in their bed in December 2010.

Throughout his court case, Crain never gave a reason as to why he shot his parents and has never explained his actions to anyone. Read More