Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Murder of Sharath Koppu UMKC Student From India


Murder of Sharath Koppu UMKC Student From India --- ===

July 6, 2018 Murder of Sharath Koppu UMKC Student From India  Sharath Koppu, a UMKC University of Missouri-Kansas City student from India was shot in the back about 7 p.m. Friday when a man attempted to rob J's Fish and Chicken Market in Kansas City. (1) Koppu was a software engineer who arrived six months before working on a master’s degree was helping out a family friend, but was shot in the back when he did not know how to open the register and ran.  On July 15, 2018, the unnamed suspect ambushed police and died in a firefight as helicopters, an armored car and tactical teams swarmed the area. (2)

Alternative theory: Was the gunman some kind of a terrorist hiding his motive as robbery?

*Tags

  • Asian victim - police 
  • Attack on police
  • Robbery attempt
  • Shot in back
  • Spree crime
  • Student victim
  • Terrorist-like attack

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Police seeking man suspected of shooting student inside Kansas City restaurant Kansas City police are asking for help in identifying the man depicted in this surveillance video inside J's Fish and Chicken Market on in Kansas City, MO. The man is suspected of shooting 25-year-old Sharath Koppu, who 
 
 
UMKC students mourn loss of schoolmate shot by robber | The Kansas ... https://www.kansascity.com/news/state/missouri/article214594305.html Sharath Koppu, a UMKC graduate student from India, was shot in the back fleeing a restaurant robbery Friday. Koppu’s cousin and his roommate describe what he meant to those who knew him. ... UMKC students mourn loss of popular schoolmate: 'We should all be more like Sharath' 

Sharath Koppu of India shot in robbery attempt in Missouri | The ... https://www.kansascity.com/news/local/crime/article214500884.html suspected of shooting 25-year-old Sharath Koppu, who worked there. ... Slain UMKC student from India shot in back fleeing from restaurant robber, worker says. ... He was shot about 7 p.m. Friday at J's Fish and Chicken Market near 54th and Prospect. 
 
Shooting of UMKC student from India tells world KC is dangerous ...
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