Man Under Counter-Terrorist Surveillance Shot by FBI Agent and Boston Police Officer

John Hayward
National Security
2 Jun 2015

The Boston Globe reports that a Middle Eastern man in his 20s who was under surveillance by a joint counter-terrorism task force was shot during a confrontation with an FBI agent and a police officer in Roslindale on Tuesday morning.

“He was on foot, under surveillance,” said Boston police commissioner William Evans. “The officers have been surveilling him and again they wanted to speak to him… and he turned and our officers gave several commands for him to drop the weapon and unfortunately he came at the officers and they did what they were trained to do and that’s never an easy decision for any officer to make.”

According to Evans, the suspect was armed with “a large military-style black knife” which he refused to drop, despite repeated instructions from the law enforcement officers. The FBI says both their agent and the Boston police officer fired on the man when he attacked them….



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