Posted May 22, 2013 04:20 pm CDT
A man being questioned by authorities in connection with the Boston Marathon bombings was shot and killed in Orlando, Fla., on Wednesday.
Ibragim Todashev, 27, a Chechen who had previously lived in Boston before moving to Orlando, was shot to death by an FBI agent after, the FBI said, “[a] violent confrontation was initiated by the individual,” reports Reuters.
The shooting occurred at an Orlando apartment complex.
An Orlando Sentinel article provides further details.
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