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Authorities ID boy, 14, killed by deputy at Texas apartment



Authorities say the person fatally shot last week by a sheriff’s deputy at a West Texas apartment complex was a 14-year-old boy. Authorities have not released details about the events leading up to Juan Herrera being shot by a Midland County sheriff’s deputy at 2:20 a.m. on March 3 at a Midland apartment complex. The investigation was turned over to the Texas Rangers. In a release the day of the shooting, the Texas Department of Public Safety said that the person who was shot was taken to a hospital, where he died.

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