1 -- what was a 15 year old doing driving a car? Who owns the car? Did he have permission to drive the car? From whom?
2 -- what was a 15 year old doing in a dark alley at 11 pm? Did Mom know where he was?
3 -- what was his known record? School attendance? Past troubles?
4 -- another commenter says that the young man's Facebook page shows him with a gun. Is that true? Did he own a gun? Was it legal?
I think if our intrepid reporter asked these questions, we'd discover that the young man was a troubled lad from a dysfunctional family with no order or discipline, no man in the house, who was running feral. That's why he was in a position to be shot late at night