Radio dispatch casts doubt on Florida cop’s excuse for failing to confront the school shooter
A senior at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School weeps in front of a cross and Star of David for shooting victim Meadow Pollack while a fellow classmate consoles her at a memorial by the school in Parkland, Florida, U.S. February 18, 2018. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake

Radio dispatch casts doubt on Florida cop’s excuse for failing to confront the school shooter

Disgraced Florida sheriff’s deputy Scot Peterson claimed he failed to enter Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School during last month’s shooting because he believed the massacre was actually taking place outside, but radio dispatches released by the Broward County Sheriff’s Office suggest he knew otherwise.