Mayor of Sarasota, Kelly Kirschner
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Shootings a 'gut-check' for Sarasota - Mayor Kirschner

The Mayor of Sarasota, Kelly Kirschner, has said that the shootings of two British friends was a "gut-check" for his community.

James Kouzaris, 24, from Northampton, and James Cooper, 25, from Warwick, were found shot dead 50ft from each other in a street in the Florida city.

A 16-year-old boy has been charged with two counts of murder after the university pals were found on Saturday.

  • 18 Apr 2011
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