Thursday, August 25, 2011

Ernesto Bustamante kills himself hours after 'shooting dead student with whom he'd had an affair' - 24th Aug 2011

Police in Idaho said a student shot dead on Monday may have been romantically linked to an ex-college professor who later committed suicide.

The body of Katy Benoit, a 22-year-old University at Idaho graduate student, was found outside her off campus apartment late Monday.

Miss Benoit, of Boise, had been shot multiple times with a .45 caliber handgun, police Lt Dave Lehmitz said.

The next morning, cops found the body of of Ernesto A. Bustamante, 31, a professor at the same school who had resigned on August 20.

A warrant was issued for Bustamante’s arrest shortly after her body was found. Read More