Teen Laid to Rest 

Jackson is the 18-year-old from Whitefield who was shot to death last weekend by a Waldoboro police officer.

Jackson’s father spoke at the service, expressing his hope that no other family would suffer a similar loss.

The shooting happened after officer Zack Curtis stopped a vehicle in which Jackson was a passenger.

Jackson got into a scuffle with the officer, then ran into the woods, where the two struggled some more, officials report that the teen began strangling the officer, it was then the officer shot Jackson several times and killed him.