Man shot by police at Bay Pines VA Hospital - FOX 13 News

Man shot by police at Bay Pines VA Hospital

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A man was shot by police during a confrontation in the emergency room at Bay Pines VA Medical Center Friday night.

The FBI has identified him as 68-year-old Vincent Young of St. Petersburg.

A witness told FOX 13 that the man waved a knife and claimed to have a bomb.

Police say he became combative, which is when they shot him. 

The man later died. 

The hospital was shut down while the bomb squad searched it.  They didn't find a bomb.

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