Cops found him in a White Castle parking lot with a gun, 300 rounds of ammunition and knives in his possession, but was sentenced to just five years' probation as he was a minor.
Another suspect who was in the car with Valenica, named as Jerry Reyes, 22, by law enforcement sources, was arrested.
'She needs recovery time,' he said.'But she'll go back.
And when she does — and I know how she is — she's going to right back out there.
The teenager accused of shooting a cop in the face was only free because a judge had given him a slap on the wrist for a weapons charge earlier this year.