Jeanne Bessant (above, center), the mother of slain Oceanside police Officer Dan Bessant, was comforted by her pastor, Casey Yorman (left), and her friend Barb Kelher outside court yesterday. (AP Photo)
Teen murdered officer for 'harassing gang'
By Nathan Olivarez-Giles
Los Angeles Times
LOS ANGELES — A teenager was found guilty Monday in the 2006 shooting death of Oceanside Police Officer Dan Bessant.
Teen guilty of killing Calif. officer