Nathaniel Abraham, 2000 News

13, the youngest American child ever to be tried and convicted as an adult for murder, was sentenced in Jan. to seven years in a maximum-security juvenile center. Prosecutors unsuccessfully requested that he face additional time in an adult prison. He was found guilty in Nov. 1999 for the 1997 slaying of Ronnie Greene, Jr. Abraham was 11 when he fatally shot Greene.

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