Deputy Who 'Hid Outside The Building' And 'Did Nothing' To Intervene During School Shooting Resigns
February 23, 2018
Following the deadly massacre that took place at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, new details emerged about a deputy who failed to intervene and possibly save lives.
#BREAKING: Broward Sheriff says #Parkland school resource officer Scot Peterson retired today after being suspended. He did not enter the building in response to shooting, sheriff said. pic.twitter.com/vxTD8AUPpx
— WSB-TV (@wsbtv) February 22, 2018
The deputy was formerly a part of the Boward County Sheriff's department. The sheriff, Scott Israel, accused Peterson of not doing something to stop Nikolas Cruz, the alleged school shooter.