British teenager dies after shooting of US police officer - TelegraphA British teenager has died after she and her American boyfriend allegedly shot dead a US police officer.
According to US reports Alex Hollinghurst, 17, and Brandon Goode, 18, are believed to have killed themselves after the officer was murdered in Orlando, Florida.
Hollinghurst is understood to have been born in Britain and lived in the North West before moving to America around six years ago.
Grace Etchells, who went to primary school with her in Hadfield, Derbyshire, paid tribute to her on Twitter.
She wrote: "So horrible knowing a very close friend from primary Alex Hollinghurst sadly got taken from us in such horrific circumstances. RIP lovely xx."
This is bizarre.