Man gets shot after walking into his own home to find cop partying with his girlfriendBy Mason White 10:09 AM March 12, 2015
|Kevin Patrick McClernon|
By: Feng Qian
(Scroll down for video) A man was angry when he found his girlfriend drunk and partying with a police officer.
51-year-old Officer Kevin Patrick McClernon of Florida, was off duty, but he was wearing his uniform and he had his gun with him when he went to the woman’s home.
According to police, the Broward Sheriff’s deputy shot the woman’s boyfriend when he entered the home to find him partying with the girlfriend.
The boyfriend allegedly confronted McClernon, who was drunk, when the officer pulled his gun and shot the man. McClernon turned himself in to police after the incident.
McClernon faces charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, using a firearm under the influence of alcohol and neglect.
“McClernon was not acting in a law enforcement capacity when he fired his gun. His behavior was criminal,” Sheriff Scott Israel said in a statement.