Police: FSU professor ambushed by gunman

Dan Markel
Dan Markel

TALLAHASSEE, FL (WFLX) - According to Tallahassee police, a popular Florida State University professor, murdered at his own home on July 18, was ambushed by his killer.

Police reports say Dan Markel was inside his car on his cell phone when the crime was committed.

Investigators believe he was followed into his garage by the gunman who fired one shot through the car window.

Despite the new findings, investigators still don't have a named suspect.

They're currently searching for the driver of a Toyota Prius that was spotted in the area at the time of the crime.

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