As Adkins fought with the two suspects, police say one of them fired a single round that struck the teenager in the chest. According to his Linked In profile, Adkins enrolled in Plano West Senior High School in 2017 and was expected to graduate in 2019.
The son of prominent local businessman Bill Adkins, Adkins had spent the summer working at one of his father’s car dealerships as a car washer and volunteered his time at an animal shelter.‘As of now, I am focusing on my grades to achieve a high GPA and get into a good school,’ his profile says.
Family members, such as children, who witness family violence are also considered victims.
Family Violence can take different forms such as: Teen Dating Violence is an act of violence done by a person who is in a romantic or intimate relationship with the victim.
‘Because I am a people person, I would one day like to end up in a career where I can be involved with people from various backgrounds.’Brett’s father is president of Trophy Nissan, Toyota of Dallas and Nissan of Mc Kinney.
The Plano West High School student was rushed to Baylor Hospital in Grapevine, where he was pronounced dead shortly after midnight on Christmas Day.
However, with some of the lowest living costs in the country and a large medical community, East Texas in particular has become a target area for relocation.
In the heart of the piney woods, Tyler, located 100 miles east of Dallas, embodies the conveniences of a metropolitan city with the warmth of a small town.
The couple have been married for 25 years and have a 20-year-old daughter.
On September 15, Brett’s mother wished him a happy 17th birthday, writing in a Facebook post: 'may this be your BEST YEAR EVER.'According to Mrs Adkins’ most recent social media post from December 20, Brett's parents, sister and grandparents were spending the winter holidays together in Belize.