A Boston high school teacher – who is also a reverend – has been arrested for allegedly shooting a teenage student "execution-style," according to a Boston Herald report.
In a crime that seems too Hollywood for real life, the 55-year-old Shaun O. Harrison is said to have lured an unidentified student of his to a dark street with the bait of drugs and girls. But when the boy showed up for their rendezvous, the teacher pulled out a gun and shot him in the back of his head.
The shooting was caught on tape, thanks to a nearby surveillance camera, and the boy survived the nearly fatal attack. The victim later told police that he had been dealing drugs for Harrison for several months and that he was lured into it with the promise of weed and girls.
As Breaking Bad fans would attest, a teacher being the alleged mastermind of a drug dealing operation never ends well. And it didn't in this case either.
To his credit, Harrison got himself some extra cover with his side jobs, but even that wasn't enough. Not only is he a prominent youth minister, but he also used to be the head of Operation Project GO, a program whose sole purpose is to keep the town's youth out of crimes.
As per Boston Herald, Harrison is charged with intent to murder, aggravated assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, unlawful possession of a firearm, unlawful possession of ammunition, carrying a loaded firearm, discharging a firearm within 500 feet of a dwelling, and possession of a firearm in the commission of a felony.