LAKE WALES, Fla. (WFLA) – A 16-year-old Polk County boy was charged with first degree murder after investigators say he beat a 15-year-old friend to death with a baseball bat.
The beating happened Monday afternoon.
According to Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd, Dillen Murray, 16, and Giovanni Diaz, 15, went into the woods, presumably to play.
Judd said that’s where Murray beat Diaz to death with the bat.
A witness who was in the area saw Murray walking out of the woods and Murray allegedly...