She said: "He was not a vindictive person". He never hurt anyone.
Prosecutors said Wednesday 16-year-old Eliza Wasni walked out of a suburban Chicago Walmart holding a machete and knife she'd stolen, climbed into an Uber vehicle and began hacking at Grant Nelson.
Police say said she was told repeatedly to put the weapons down and when she didn't, she was Tased.
Wasni will be held in a juvenile facility until her trial.
Wasni declined to speak to police, officers said.
Authorities also found a blood-covered shirt that matched the one Eliza was wearing on the Walmart footage. The shirt had blood on it.
Uber, in a statement, said that they are fully cooperating with the law enforcement agencies in the investigation.
Prosecutors said Wasni hailed three Uber rides the night she allegedly murdered Nelson. "Our deepest sympathies and prayers are with his family and loved ones during this incredibly hard time". Access to the service can be removed if a rider is found to be underage.
As the family - including Grant Nelson's brother Todd, sister Alex and father Leonard - prepared to lay him to rest Friday, friends and family recalled him as gracious, amusing and well-read.
Cunningham says police found Nelson laying in the grass near the scene.
Stoltenberg said later that Trump, Vice President Mike Pence and other US officials have stated clearly their assurances. White House spokesman Sean Spicer told reporters later that Trump is "fully committed" to the collective defense.
President Donald Trump says he'll make a final decision on whether the USA will stay in the Paris climate agreement next week. Trump has repeatedly called global warming a hoax, while he pledged on the campaign trail to cancel the Paris "bad deal".
It also marked the first time since the 2005-06 season that James played a full fourth quarter without scoring a single point. It was a very welcomed sight in Irving's case, after he rolled his left ankle in the third quarter of Cleveland's Game 4 win.
Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem , bending to the same security risks as other presidents who have made that promise. The warming ties between Israel and US-aligned Arab regimes has come at the expense of solidarity with Palestinians.
TV stations and magazines are fighting for the first interview and going to extreme measures in their efforts to get close to her. ABC News reported that Schapelle Corby's home will receive extra police protection ahead of her long-awaited return home.
Of Trump's approximately 31 million Twitter followers, Twitter Audit concluded that 15,910,994 are real and 15,044,248 are fake. He has forged a career out of social media and the internet and said he recognizes follower buying as common practice.
She was more confident on Brexit , winning applause when she repeated that no deal was better than a bad deal on leaving the EU. He said he described the death of Osama Bin Laden as a "tragedy" because he wanted him to be arrested and put on trial.
The Greens pressured the soon-to-be government on the exact terms of their commitment to send the project for review, Weaver said. With no party holding a clear balance of power, the question becomes who the Green Party will throw its support behind.
Penguins beat Predators 4-1, take 2-0 lead
The Nashville Predators came out flying in the first period, and it looked like Nashville would take game-one over Pittsburgh . Though face-offs haven't been a strength for the Penguins all season, they'll be looking to improve that mark in Game 3.
Ducks top goal-scorer Rickard Rakell misses Gm 5 with injury
Ryan Johansen didn't play for the Predators because of a thigh injury that is side lining him for the rest of the postseason. The Predators pounced on the opportunity when Colin Wilson scored his second goal of the post season to tie it up at 1-1.
Trump has 'total confidence' in son-in-law Kushner
Neither the meeting nor the Americans involved were under USA surveillance, officials told the Post . Trump has regularly called the mainstream media "fake news " since entering the world of politics.
Uma Thurnan dazzles on red carpet in Cannes
BELLA Hadid, Emily Ratajkowski and Lily-Rose Depp took to the red carpet for the Cannes Opening Night Gala, on May 17. Declaring the event open Oscar-winning Iranian director Asghar Farhadi said: "I wish you 12 days full of enthusiasm".
Cavs beat Celtics to earn NBA Finals rematch with Warriors
It's also the third straight year the two teams have clashed in the finals, with Golden State winning the title in 2015. Boston was the top seed in the Eastern Conference this season and played pretty well in the playoffs otherwise.
US President promises not to forget Papal message
Despite her husband being inaugurated U.S. president in January, she is not due to move into the White House until the summer. They then posed for photographs and then sat down at the papal desk, the pope unsmiling, as their private meeting began.
Delay in court case deepens health insurance uncertainty
Under former Speaker John Boehner, House Republicans sued the Obama administration to prevent it from doling out the subsidies. According to the motion, legislators and the administration are still working on ways to avoid a legal ruling on the case.
Kushner sought secret communications with Russia
The newspaper cited anonymous US officials who were briefed on intelligence reports on intercepted Russian communications. He remains an influential confidant within the White House as does his wife, Ivanka Trump.
Musical legend Gregg Allman dies at 69
As a member of The Allman Brothers Band , he spent roughly four decades entertaining the world with his brand of music. A little more than a year later, bassist Berry Oakley was also killed in a motorcycle accident.
Take care fasting during long Ramadan month
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