Civil Liberties

Man Shot and Killed by FBI Knew Boston Bombing Suspect, According to Friends

Friends say the man had no connection to the bombing


 A man who was fatally shot by an FBI agent late Tuesday in Florida knew one of the suspects in the Boston Marathon bombings, a friend of the victim said Wednesday. reports that the unidentified agent encountered the man while conducting official duties, according to a statement by FBI Agent Dave Couvertier.