A Florida man who fatally shot his teen son is claiming that he mistook him for a burglar, officers stated Tuesday.
Lindsay McGeorge initially referred to as the Sumter County Sheriff’s Workplace Saturday night and reported three folks lurking suspiciously close to his house.
One in all them, McGeorge instructed police, had a handgun.
However deputies discovered nothing out of the peculiar after responding to the house and left.
McGeorge later shot his son, Jaiden McGeorge, 19, on the residence and instructed investigators that he mistook him for an intruder, officers stated.
No fees have been filed within the case however a probe is continuous, deputies stated.
The sheriff’s workplace is asking for anybody with extra info to come back ahead.