After consulting conandaly.com, Dakaractu summarizes what you need to know about El Hadji Sow, the first-year student of Aeronautical Sciences (Florida Tech), shot dead by the American police.
A tragedy occurred last Friday in Melbourne, southeast of Orlando, where the victim was passing. The 18-year-old student was a resident of Riverdale, in Clayton County, Georgia.
The deceased graduated from North Clayton High School in College Park, Georgia, where he spent four years (2017-2021), after concurrently attending Georgia Military College in Milledgeville. Sow graduated with an associate degree in general studies.
From September 2020 to February 2021, he worked for Chick-fil-A in Atlanta, Georgia, as a member of the fast food team, according to conandaly.com.
The news daily informs that El Hadj Sow worked for Clayton County Youth Services in Jonesboro, Georgia, as a part-time data entry specialist from February 2021 to July 2021.
Prior to that, he was a part-time tutor at Florida Institute of Technology (Florida Tech) in Melbourne, Florida, USA, while studying aeronautical science at the school.
It was in the evening of December 3, 2021, that the young Senegalese injured three students with a knife in the student dormitory of Florida Tech Roberts Hall, before rushing at the police officers who responded, according to the media specializing in social issues.
After that, he received 5 to 6 shots fired by the American police.