Purdue http://wboi.org en After Shooting, Purdue Vigil Draws Hundreds of Students http://wboi.org/post/after-shooting-purdue-vigil-draws-hundreds-students <p>After Tuesday’s shooting at Purdue University that left one dead, hundreds of students and community members gathered last night for a candle light vigil to honor the victim, Andrew&nbsp;Boldt.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p>The vigil was held in front of the electrical engineering building, where the shooting occurred and suspect Cody Cousins was arrested by police.</p><p></p><p>Purdue Student Body President Kyle&nbsp;Pendergast&nbsp;encouraged his classmates to help each other through the aftermath of this tragedy.</p><p></p> Wed, 22 Jan 2014 19:09:57 +0000 Claire McInerny 25623 at http://wboi.org One Dead, One Suspect In Custody Following Purdue Shooting http://wboi.org/post/one-dead-one-suspect-custody-following-purdue-shooting <p>Purdue’s police chief says the campus is safe following a shooting Tuesday morning that left one suspect dead on the university's West Lafayette campus.</p><p>John Cox says a male suspect was taken into custody within moments of shooting another male in the basement of the Electrical Engineering building.</p><p>He says all indications are this was not a random act of violence.</p><p>Cox says the suspect surrendered without incident and did not make any statements to arresting officers.</p><p>The Electrical Engineering building will remain closed until the investigation is complete.</p> Tue, 21 Jan 2014 20:40:28 +0000 Kristin Malavenda 25586 at http://wboi.org One Dead, One Suspect In Custody Following Purdue Shooting State urges safety during harvest http://wboi.org/post/state-urges-safety-during-harvest <p></p><p>The state of Indiana is urging farmers to take special precautions during harvest season this year, as the drought has created some additional risks.</p><p> Mon, 17 Sep 2012 14:48:04 +0000 Brandon Smith 4131 at http://wboi.org State urges safety during harvest