One Dead, One In Custody After Shooting At Purdue University

UPDATE: Purdue Police have released the names of the suspect and victim in today’s shooting. A suspect is in custody after a fatal shooting outside the Purdue University engineering building. The victim appears to have been targeted.

1. UPDATE: Purdue Police have released the names of the suspect and victim in today’s shooting.


Police informed the media that the victim in today’s shooting was 21-year-old Andrew Boldt, a Purdue senior and teaching assistant.

The suspect in custody is Cody Cousins, 23.

2. 21-year-old Purdue senior Andrew Boldt was fatally shot Tuesday on campus.

Facebook

3. Police released the mugshot of suspect 23-year-old Cody Cousins late Tuesday.

5. Police and school officials confirmed that one man died in the shooting and one man was taken into custody. No other injuries were reported and police believe the victim was targeted.

7. The shooting occurred at the electrical engineering building on Purdue’s West Lafayette, Ind., campus.

10. The lockdown set off a flurry of activity on social media by students on campus.

Check out more articles on BuzzFeed.com!

Facebook Conversations
          
    Now Buzzing