Police: Hofstra student was accidentally shot by police

Nassau County police say that the Hofstra University student who was fatally shot during an armed home invasion near campus was struck by a bullet that was fired by police.

Hofstra University junior Andrea Rebello was killed during an armed home invasion at an off-campus residence in Uniondale on May 17, 2013. She was 21.
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