Criminal Justice

Man being questioned about Boston Marathon bombings is shot to death by FBI agent

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.

See also “One Boston bombing suspect is dead; MIT officer also killed” “Boston Marathon bombing suspect in custody”

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