FBI shoot dead Boston bomb suspect

FBI shoot dead Boston bomb suspect

An FBI agent has shot dead a suspect who turned violent while being questioned about the Boston marathon bombing.

The incident happened in Orlando, Florida, where the FBI agent along with other police were interviewing the man.

An FBI spokesman said the agent acted on an imminent threat and shot the interview subject.

The man being interviewed was killed and the FBI agent was taken to hospital with minor injuries.

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