US official: Pensacola shooting suspect was Saudi student

A U.S. official says the Florida Naval Station shooting suspect was an aviation student from Saudi Arabia and authorities are investigating if the shooting was terrorism-related.

Posted: Dec 6, 2019 10:20 AM
Updated: Dec 6, 2019 10:39 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) - A U.S. official says the Florida Naval Station shooting suspect was an aviation student from Saudi Arabia and authorities are investigating if the shooting was terrorism-related.

FOLLOW LIVE UPDATES: 3 dead and several injured in shooting at Naval Air Station Pensacola

The shooter opened fire in a classroom building on Friday morning. The attack that left four people dead, including the assailant, and multiple people wounded. Military from around the globe attend the Naval Air Station in Pensacola.

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