Jaycob Riley, the second suspect involved in the shooting at undercover cops in the Brandon Mall, Florida has been arrested by the cops on Wednesday night. Jaycob Riley and Jordan Garcia were accused of shooting at an undercover cop at the Westfield Brandon Mall parking.
Apparently, the suspects met with an undercover Detective with the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s office outside the Westfield Brandon Mall regarding a gun deal on Sunday. The situation escalated quickly as the suspects pointed a gun at the cop, turning the deal into an armed robbery.
Undercover cops on standby quickly moved towards the location to save their companion and bust the robbers. The robbers taking a survey of the situation, decide to flee from the location. They turned around and fired multiple shots at the cops. Fortunately, none of the cops or civilians were hurt in the encounter.
Jaycob Riley Previous Records
Jordan Garcia was arrested a while later by the cops, while the second suspect Jaycob Riley stayed on large till his bust by the police on Wednesday night. Both the suspects (Age-19) have had a long list of unhealthy affairs for society and the cops, which included Garcia’s charges of armed burglary, opposing arrest and juvenile possession. However, only Riley faces the charges of holding a gun and attempted attack on law enforcement authority. He also faces charges of robbery with a firearm and felon in possession of a firearm.