As seen in a video that is circulating on social media, a thirteen-year-old boy shoots a police officer while he was being chased by law enforcers. “He is a dangerous person, he is a dangerous young even though he is 13 he committed an adult crime,” outlines Chief Sam Taylor of the Lake Land Police Department.
According to the police, the teen who had a 9 mm semi-automatic handgun shot a Florida police officer and then he was also shot.
Following the brazen act, the 13-year-old was caught and is now facing attempted murder charges, police say. The incident took place in Lakeland located in Florida, USA.
The boy and the wounded police were hospitalized but not with life-threatening injuries.
Watch the video report on the matter below: