Dobson, a football player at a Knoxville high school, was killed
late on Thursday in what local police said was a random
shooting, apparently by gang members.
Law enforcement said Dobson died as he shielded three girls as
gunshots rang out on a city block. The girls all survived,
One person has been taken into custody in connection with the
crime, authorities said.
(Reporting by Victoria Cavaliere; Editing by Michael Perry)
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