Tag Archive for FAU Shooting

COPS: Victim Of FAU Police Shooting Wanted To Die

Police say the suspect lunged at them with a six-inch "gerber" knife, like the one shown above.

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Nicholas Squire, the 22-year-old man who FAU Police say lunged at officers with a knife, was allegedly taking part in a “suicide by cop” scheme. But whether one of the FAU police officers responded appropriately when he pulled his gun and fired at Squire, striking him, is a question being…

FAU Police Shoot Homeless Man On Campus

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — FAU Police shot a man reported to be “homeless” on a roof of a building in the research park at Florida Atlantic University. The situation is under control and the campus was not locked down. FAU's police chief Charles Lowe says that it is unclear if the homeless man was…