A fuel station retailer proprietor in Florida was arrested after he allegedly shot a person who stole roughly $36 price of beer from his store.
Mehedeun Hasan, 22, was charged with tried homicide after deputies with the Polk’s County Sheriff’s Workplace mentioned he shot 43-year-old Rennie Defoe, Jr., Fox 13 reported.
Defoe, police mentioned, stole three 18-packs of Pure Ice beer from the shop on Tuesday evening and hopped into his Toyota Camry.
Hasan and his 61-year-old father, who co-owns the shop, witnessed Defoe take the beer. Hasan is seen on surveillance footage working towards a non-public space of the shop, and returning with a handgun.
Each Hasan and his father run after Defoe, however not earlier than Hasan seemingly drops the gun and kicks it.
Afterwards, safety video seems to indicate Hasan pointing the gun instantly into Defoe’s automobile window and taking pictures as he backs up and drives away.
Some level after he was shot, Defoe crashed his automobile, the information station reported. He was transported to a hospital with gunshot wounds in his left arm and chest, and stays in vital situation.
Deputies mentioned Defoe, who was just lately launched from jail, has a felony historical past, which incorporates fees of theft, home battery and drug possession.
Hasan has no felony report.