10-Year-Old Facing Felony Charges Over Minecraft

He used his grandmother's credit card

   

10-Year-Old Facing Felony Charges Over Minecraft

Video Games 150x150 10 Year Old Facing Felony Charges Over MinecraftRunning up charges while playing an online game has landed one little boy in Nebraska in a whole lot of trouble.

When the 10-year-old’s grandmother was contacted by her bank over $800 in odd charges on her credit card, she called the police. The charges were apparently made by the boy while playing Minecraft, which allows users to construct buildings in a 3D online world while competing with other players, the Associated Press notes.

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According to police, the boy — who is under suspicion for felony theft — has been referred to the local county attorney’s office.

The grandmother’s bank told her that the Minecraft-related charges would be cancelled once she filed a police report.

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