Purdue U. Student Held in Alleged Murder of a Classmate

January 22, 2014

A Purdue University undergraduate is facing a murder charge in the shooting death Tuesday of another student at the university. The university was locked down in the early afternoon Tuesday after shots were fired in a classroom building. One student, Cody Cousins, was arrested in the death Andrew F. Boldt, both of whom were seniors in the College of Engineering, according to a university statement. The Journal and Courier of Lafayette, Ind., reported that the two men both were teaching assistants for an electrical and computer engineering professor.

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