Kansas man admits to shooting Indian tech workers in bar

A Kansas man pleaded guilty Tuesday in state court to killing an engineer from India in a high-profile hate crime that drew international attention and raised fears of growing intolerance in America. Adam Purinton, 52, also pleaded guilty to injuring two others during the shooting incident in February 2017 at a sports bar. Witnesses told […]

Kansas bar shooting: FBI investigating after Indian man killed

The FBI has joined an investigation to determine whether a shooting that killed one man and injured two others at a crowded bar in Kansas is a hate crime. Adam W. Purinton, 51, allegedly opened fire Wednesday night at the bar in Olathe, killing Srinivas Kuchibhotla, 32, police said in a statement. The victim’s friend, […]

Former co-worker of Kansas bar attack suspect says he’s almost unrecognizable

OLATHE, Kan. — A former co-worker of Adam Purinton – the man suspected of killing an Indian tech worker and injuring two others at a Kansas bar – told WDAF that Purinton is now barely recognizable. Purinton is charged with killing 32-year-old Srinivas Kuchibhotla and injuring 32-year-old Alok Madasani and 24-year-old Ian Grillot during a […]

Kansas bar shooting suspect charged with federal hate crimes

A man who earlier this year allegedly shot three people at a Kansas bar — killing a man from India — was indicted Friday on federal hate crime and firearm charges. Authorities allege Adam W. Purinton, 52, of Olathe, shot Srinivas Kuchibhotla and two other men on February 22. The hate crime charges were filed […]

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