Video: Teen indicted on murder charges for killing a “tiny hero”

RICHMOND, Va. – Court records reveal chilling details on the murder of an 8-year-old boy and the alleged killer’s past.

16 year old Mairese Washington is accused of killing little Marty Cobb in Richmond, Va.

He’s the 8 year old who died trying to save his sister from an alleged sexual assault.

According to WTVR, family members said Marty Cobb was defending his 12-year-old sister from Washington when the teen then attacked Marty.

WTVR reports that the teen has a lengthy list of run-ins with the law and reveals the crimes that led up to Cobb’s murder.