Friend Talks About Stabbing Suspect at UF
GAINESVILLE - Tonight we are finding out more about Michael Cravey...the man police say stabbed a staff member on UF's campus and later crashed his car in Butler Plaza.
Marcus Tucker went to elementary and middle school with the suspect and says he was a likeable guy.
A friend told him Cravey had died after he threatened police with a hatchet and he tells TV20 his first reaction was to think "I hope its not the Michael I know."
Marcus Tucker, friend of suspect: "it broke my heart because I would hate for this to happen to someone I know or for someone I know to do something like this."
The victim in the stabbing remains at the hospital and UF police department is not releasing his name because of the nature of the crime.
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