Bresha Meadows, a 14-year-old girl is facing aggravated murder charges and has been arrested and jailed in the Trumbull County Family Court in Ohio, for killing her own father.
14-year-old Bresha Meadows

14-year-old Bresha Meadows

Bresha has been accused of shooting her father with his own gun in their Warren home at 4am on July 28, but family says she did it to protect her mother and family.
After the shooting her father, the girl’s mother, Brandi Meadows called 911 with tears streaming down her face saying Bresha is a hero, that she (Brandi) wasn’t strong enough to get out but Bresha helped her that her husband abused her for years but that she had endured it and was afraid to leave.
Bresha's father

Bresha’s father
Bresha’s attorney, Ian Friedman in her defense said, she is a child that faced years of abuse at the hands of her father and that she witnessed her mother being abused severely by her father and she wanted to protect her mother.
Bresha's mother

Bresha’s mother