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  • Naked college freshman, 18, shot dead by campus police after he 'charged at officer' (Alabama)

    10/06/2012 6:23:12 PM PDT · by dennisw · 90 replies
    dailymail ^ | 6 October 2012 | By James Nye
    In a tragic and bizarre incident a University of Alabama student who was naked has been fatally shot after charging a campus police officer early on Saturday morning. University officials said that the confrontation occurred after the officer went outside the police station to investigate a banging noise that was coming from his office window. Confronted with 18-year-old Gilbert Thomas Collar who was acting erratically and wearing no clothes, the officer shot the student once in the chest after he repeatedly charged. Authorities said that the officer attempted to retreat several times in an attempt to defuse the situation but...