ZEPHYRHILLS, Fla. (AP) - Deputies fatally shot a man they were trying to arrest for selling prescription pills outside a tire store in Zephyrhills.
Pasco County Sheriff Chris Nocco says 41-year-old Jerry Dwight Brown was shot Tuesday afternoon.
Few details were released about the shooting.
Nocco told The Tampa Tribune (http://bit.ly/1xfGdMG ) that Brown had a violent history and had been the subject of an ongoing prescription drug investigation. His arrest record includes a kidnapping charge and two armed robberies.
Information from: The Tampa (Fla.) Tribune, http://www.tampatrib.com
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