IMAGES: Deputy shoots teen at hotel

Published On: Feb 21 2013 12:47:21 PM EST   Updated On: Feb 21 2013 12:51:35 PM EST

A 17-year-old was shot Thursday before dawn by a deputy when he refused to follow orders and reached into a stolen SUV in a hotel parking lot on State Road 16, just off Interstate 95, according to the St. Johns County Sheriff's Office.

Brandon Rich inset in SJC shooting scene
1 / 9

A 17-year-old was shot Thursday before dawn by a deputy when he refused to follow orders and reached into a stolen SUV in a hotel parking lot on State Road 16, just off Interstate 95, according to the St. Johns County Sheriff's Office.

Comments

The views expressed below are not those of News4Jax or its affiliated companies. By clicking on "Post," you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and your comment is in compliance with such terms. Readers, please help keep this discussion respectful and on topic by flagging comments that are offensive or inappropriate (hover over the commenter's name and you'll see the flag option appear on right side of that line). And remember, respect goes both ways: Tolerance of others' opinions is important in a free discourse. If you're easily offended by strong opinions, you might skip reading comments entirely.

blog comments powered by Disqus
Advertisement
Alert
Advertisement

Marketplace

Caring

Mental Health

Advertisement