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Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 01/08/2014 - 4:45pm.

BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WWAY) -- The Police Benevolent Association says officers followed the law when they responded to a call Sunday that ended with a Boiling Spring Lakes teen being shot and killed. In a statement, the PBA says after being tased, Keith Vidal, 18, made physical contact with BSL Ofc. John Thomas with the hand he was using to hold a screwdriver. That's when Southport Police Det. Bryon Vassey, In the PBA's words, "Employed authorized law enforcement action to stop the continuing threat of deadly harm to Officer Thomas and others." Thomas and Brunswick County Sheriff's Dep. Samantha Lewis have been cleared by internal reviews by their respective departments. Vassey is on paid administrative lead as the SBI investigates.

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