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What makes teens kill?
Chalmers says we're cultivating violence
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We may think of teens committing mass murder as a recent phenomenon, but the first known teen thrill killing occurred in 1786. The first known school shooting in the United States happened in 1956. And, the youngest school shooter in the United States was 6 years old, according to Phil Chalmers, a leading authority on juvenile homicide and juvenile mass murder.