The officer who fatally shot a Georgia Tech student had been with the campus police department for about 16 months, according to state records.
Officer Tyler Beck shot and killed Scout Schultz, 21, Saturday night after the fourth-year student called 911 to report an armed and possibly intoxicated suspicious person, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation said.
Beck is on paid leave pending the outcome of the investigation, Georgia Tech said on its website.
Beck became an officer with the campus police department on May 21, 2016, according to records from the Peace Officer Standards and Training Council, or POST, which certifies law enforcement officers in Georgia. Georgia...