Teen Dating Violence Can Lead To Homicide — Girls Are The Most Common Victims

Teen romance gone wrong can be dangerous for girls. Around 7 percent of teen homicides between 2003 and 2016 were committed by intimate partners and girls were the victims in 90 percent of those deaths.

A study finds that about 7 percent of all teen homicides between 2003 and 2016 were committed by a romantic partner. The majority of victims were teen girls.

(Image credit: Ross Anania/Getty Images)

happy wheel