Teen accused of killing 10-year-old to be charged as adult 01/23/2018 1:41 pm PST Comments KDVR via KDVR BRIGHTON, Colo. -- (KDVR) -- The teen accused of killing a 10-year-old girl will be tried as an adult, the Adams County District Attorney's Office said Tuesday. The 15-year-old suspect in the case was transferred to adult court. Kiaya Campbell died on June June 7 after leaving her father's Thornton home to go to the store with the suspect. Neighbors found her battered body in a ravine the next day. She had been beaten to death, according to an Adams County Coroner's Office autopsy report. Two days later, officers arrested the 15-year-old suspect, who lived in the same home. His mother was in a relationship with Campbell's father at the time. FULL STORY: Teen accused of killing 10-year-old to be charged as adult - KDVR #Colorado #KDVR Related Stories Officials search for answers after child's body found Teen boy arrested in death of 10-year-old D.A. wants 15-year-old suspect in girl's murder tried as adult Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.