15-Year-Old Killed Shielding Friends From Gunshots

Zaevion William Dobson, a high school student and football player, was fatally shot while sitting outside with his friends.
1:47 | 12/18/15

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Fifteen year old Fulton high school football player dad after he was randomly targeted in a shooting. Knoxville police chief emotional as he described what happened in a press conference. It's sad beyond Dobson a fifteen year old Fulton high school student and football player were struck and killed after he had jumped on top of three girls. To shield them. Sort to shield him. From the shooters. Chief David Brown says the man who fired the shots that killed Dobson 23 year old brain and Kerry also died later that night at a different scene. In all there were three shootings Thursday night into Friday morning. The first at a home on Dallas street myrtle on the name Lisa eerie green whose mother was shot in the back several times she's recovering in the hospital. This second one in lawns dale where dumps and was TL. And finally at an apartment complex on Nat Chester avenue that's where brand and Harry was found shot to death after crashing his car into the LD. They shooters likely linked again. Since we really do sleep with our community. To step up and to stop these acts and high school football coach rob black talked about the positive athlete or yes off. More put very. Very contagious. Young man who is very well out by his peers and his teachers. You're also spoke about his life he has tried one of our success stories in a good family. Goods they have involved in sports is seventy. Of one of our organizations and ten.

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