Texas teen's death in chase with off-duty cop draws fire

The officer said he used deadly force after the teen fired a shotgun at him


By Eva Ruth Moravec
San Antonio Express-News

SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Even when off the clock, San Antonio police officers have a responsibility to take action if they witness a crime.

But how much action - and to what degree - is being debated after a local teen was killed in a crash involving an off-duty patrolman who chased the teen and his brother, ramming his SUV into their truck.

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