On July 6, 26-year-old techie from Warangal named Sharath Koppu was shot dead by an unidentified man in a Kansas restaurant. Sharath was a University of Missouri student. Last week, Sharath's body was flown down to his home town for last rites.
Now, the US media reports reveal that Sharath's killer was shot dead by the Kansas City Police during a shootout on Sunday. Apparently, the suspect was shot after he shot and wounded the policemen in a major exchange of gunfire.
The suspect's name has not been identified. Soon after Sharath's killing, the Kansas City Police had released a screen grab of the suspect's identity from a CCTV camera. The suspect attacked the police with a semi-automatic AK-47 rifle.