Teen Driver Fatally Shot After Attempting to Hit Officers and Bystanders

A teenager was shot and killed after attempting run over police and bystanders in a stolen vehicle speeding through a crowd of around 200 people in Florida early Wednesday morning.

The suspect, 17, had allegedly stolen a black Camaro in Winter Haven and tried to get away when he saw officers approaching him, WFLA-TV reported. As the Camaro accelerated directly toward Lakeland Officer Markais Neal, 28, he fired at the vehicle, police said. Two additional officers also fired at the car in an attempt to stop it.

Police released surveillance video that shows the officers opening fire on the driver, the report said. He was given first aid then transported to a Lakeland hospital where he died.

Source: VIDEO: Police shoot, kill teen who allegedly tried to run over officer with stolen car

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