How should the media refer to this boy?

- From the Allentown (PA) Morning Call

– From the Allentown (PA) Morning Call

A Romenesko reader writes: “Ten-year-old in Scranton, PA is charged as an adult in the murder of a 90-year-old. Throughout the [Allentown (PA) Morning Call] story, the 10-year-old suspect is referred to as ‘Mr. Kurilla.’ Seems more than a little bizarre, adult charges notwithstanding.”

Use his first name? Your thoughts? (What my Facebook friends and subscribers say.)

* Boy, 10, charged with homicide in death of 90-year-old (mcall.com)

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