Lawsuit against man charged in university shooting settled
January 10, 2018
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A man charged with a deadly shooting at Northern Arizona University has settled a negligence lawsuit against him and his parents.
Steven Jones has said he acted in self-defense when he fatally shot 20-year-old Colin Brough and wounded three others on the Flagstaff campus in 2015. Prosecutors said Jones was the aggressor.
Nicholas Piring, Kyle Zientek and Nicholas Prato were wounded. None of the victims was armed.
The lawsuit filed on behalf of Brough's parents, Piring and Prato alleged that Jones was immature, prone to outbursts, disrespected authority and never sh...