Five teens accused of taking turns beating another teen to death said they never meant to kill
, and as one put it, ?we were just trying to have some fun
,? Baytown police said Thursday.
Investigators continued piecing together what motivated the vicious attack on 18-year-old Kevin Jerome Powell at a Baytown apartment complex.
Vandalism of one suspect?s car may have triggered the attack
Baytown Lt. Eric Freed said the five beat Powell with their fists and feet and used a steel barbecue lid and the butt of a pistol. Freed declined to identify which of the teens described the attack as ?fun