DAYTONA BEACH (CBMiami/AP) — Two Bethune-Cookman University students are dead stemming from a alleged dispute over rent.READ MORE: Federal Government's N95 Masks Distribution Starts Monday
A third was critically injured in Thursday’s shooting, and police say a fourth person escaped injury by jumping out a window after struggling with the alleged gunman.
Police Chief Mike Chitwood says 27-year-old York Bodden had been the victims’ roommates, but they wanted him to leave and offered to refund him $200. Chitwood says Bodden argued with them, then left the apartment.READ MORE: Mark Rosenberg Acknowledges He Resigned As FIU President Because ‘I Caused Discomfort For A Valued Employee’
According to police, Bodden later returned with a gun and shot the victims at point blank range. State law enforcement officials say Bodden was arrested Friday in North Miami. He faces charges of first-degree murder and aggravated assault
There have been several Bethune-Cookman students wounded in shootings in the last seven months.MORE NEWS: Mural Honoring Gloria & Emilio Estefan Unveiled In Little Havana
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