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Boy with pellet gun shot dead by police
SONOMA COUNTY, California (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - We're learning that a 13-year-old boy who was killed by a northern California sheriff's deputy was shot seven times.
The preliminary report from the Sonoma County Coroner's Office says the two fatal shots hit Andy Lopez in his right hip and the right side of his chest.
Investigators believe the deputy fired eight rounds.
The police timeline says those shots were fired within ten seconds of the deputies' first report of a suspicious person.
Only after the shooting did they realize the teen was carrying a pellet gun.