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Tunica Teen Accused of Killing Classmate

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17-year old Donterrius Jackson was shot and killed on Monday. 17-year old Donterrius Jackson was shot and killed on Monday.
A Tunica County mother wants answers after her son was shot and killed by one of his classmates.

17-year old Donterrius Jackson died just a few feet away from home on Monday.

And 17-year old Cortez Bass was charged with murder and cyberstalking. His bond is currently set for 1 million dollars.

Jackson’s mother says her son was being stalked by Bass for several months.  

She also said Bass posted on social media how he was going to kill Donterrius and his 1-year old daughter.

She feels that this shooting could have been prevented if the Sheriff’s department responded to her calls for help.

Donterrius was set to graduate in May.

His mother wants to start a campaign to stop youth violence.

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