NY man caught smoking pot dies after fight with cop

No shots were fired during the incident at College of Staten Island

By Doug Auer
The New York Post

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — A College of Staten Island employee died of a heart attack yesterday after a struggle with a cop who had caught him smoking pot in a campus bathroom, police sources said.

Cory Holmes, 39, a food -services worker, wrested the cop's gun away during the fight, but no shots were fired during the 12:15 p.m. incident on the Willowbrook campus.

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