British teenager dies after US police officer shot dead

Alex Hollinghurst was originally from Oldham, Greater Manchester. Credit: Facebook / Alex Hollinghurst

A British teenager has died after she and her American boyfriend allegedly shot dead a US police officer.

According to US reports Alex Hollinghurst, 17, and Brandon Goode, 18, are believed to have killed themselves after the officer was murdered in Orlando, Florida.

Her family and friends have written on social media sites that they believe she was murdered.

Alex is understood to have been born in Britain and lived in the North West before moving to America around six years ago.

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British teenager dies after US police officer shot dead

A British teenager has died after she and her American boyfriend allegedly shot dead a US police officer. Police said they believe Alex Hollinghurst, 17, and Brandon Goode, 18, killed themselves after the officer was murdered in Orlando, Florida.