Dallasblack.com: Report: Pregnant Texas Woman Fatally Shoots Her Boyfriend’s 7-Year-Old Son Before Leading Police On A Wild Car Chase

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Tuesday, January 02, 2018 12:20 PM

Report: Pregnant Texas Woman Fatally Shoots Her Boyfriend’s 7-Year-Old Son Before Leading Police On A Wild Car Chase

By: Monya Fleming

Report: Pregnant Texas Woman Fatally Shoots Her Boyfriend’s 7-Year-Old Son Before Leading Police On A Wild Car Chase
A pregnant Texas woman shot and killed her boyfriend's seven-year-old son, while attempting to shoot her boyfriend during an argument. 

Brooke Craig is facing a capital murder charge after shooting 7-year-old Kaden Green in Greenville.

The 26-year-old woman was arrested after leading police on a chase to Frisco.

Craig is in a relationship with Cameron Castillo, the father of Kaden. 

Brooke and Cameron were arguing before he got back into the car with his three kids inside. He started to drive away and that's when Brooke began shooting at the car, aiming for her boyfriend. 



Brooke, who is pregnant and due next month, ended up shooting his 7-year-old son.

Craig and Castillo, who both have criminal records,  fled together. They left his children behind, including Kaden who was bleeding from his chest.


Authorities say they were called to Craig’s home on Thursday (December 28) and were told that a seven-year-old had sustained gunshot wounds was taken to the hospital. Kaden died shortly afterwards.

Police found the couple more than 30 miles away in McKinney. They led police on a chase that eventually ended in Frisco after Craig rammed into police cars.

The police chase began around 2:45 a.m. Friday and ended about nine miles from where it began. McKinney police said officers located a suspect's vehicle leaving a local Walgreen's store. The driver sped away from police, driving west into Frisco and into a dead-end street.

The vehicle backed up and struck the front end of a patrol unit, police said. At that point, officers arrested the driver, Brooke Craig, and a passenger, identified as Cameron Castillo, the child's father.



Both Craig and Castillo were booked into the Collin County Jail, according to police. Jail records show that Craig was later transferred from Collin County to Hunt County/

Craig faces a capital murder charge and for evading arrest charge in Collin County.


The siblings of the child who was killed were removed from the home and placed in foster care, a spokesperson for Child Protective Services reported to WFAA-TV.

Kaden's mother, Courtney Green, stated, "I want justice for my son."


"It's tearing the whole family up," said the boy's uncle, Donny Traymor. "It's a tragedy. A 7-year-old boy. Things like this aren't supposed to happen."



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