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Two Stockton teens killed after high-speed pursuit

February 18, 2013 1:00:43 PM PST
In Stockton, the mother of a 15-year-old killed in a high speed chase with police describes her son as a good kid who was at the wrong place at the wrong time.

Martell Aepeda was riding passenger in a car that crashed into a Stockton music store early Saturday morning, killing him and the 13-year-old driver.

Stockton police say alcohol was not a factor, but the Honda was reported stolen days before the crash.

Martell's mother Eleatha Bennett says she wasn't fond of her son's relationship with the 13-year-old, but she is not pointing fingers.

"It was just an accident, I don't blame nobody, it was just an accident," Bennett said.

Authorities say the stolen car lost control and crashed after the 13-year-old tried to outrun officers.


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