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Daughter Shoots Dad With Arrow for Grounding Her

15-year-old did not take kindly to being grounded, having cell phone taken away
By Newser Editors and Wire Services
Posted May 26, 2011 10:07 AM CDT

(Newser) – Most teens would throw some sort of fit if you took away their cellphone/iPod/video game ... but this girl reportedly went primeval. Washington state authorities arrested a 15-year-old girl for allegedly shooting her dad with an arrow after he grounded her and took her cellphone away last night. The father, who told officers that his daughter used a hunting bow, was airlifted from their rural, forested area to a medical center in Seattle and listed in serious condition.

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The girl fled into woods behind her home with the bow and arrows but police surrounded her and arrested her for investigation of first-degree assault ... which we're guessing is way worse than being grounded. (Read more weird crimes stories.)

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