Mohammed Saeed Alshamran, the shooter in the Pensacola attack that killed three and wounded many others had a viewing party the night before his attacks. He and his guests were treated to a tape of mass shootings. There are also reports that fellow Muslims from Saudi Arabia taped Alshamran’s carnage.
A US official says the Saudi student who fatally shot three people at a Florida naval base had hosted a dinner party the night before to watch videos of mass shootings. https://t.co/gZzeVS9qfk
— The Associated Press (@AP) December 7, 2019
UPDATE: Officials have identified the Pensacola naval base shooting suspect as Mohammed Saeed A Alshamrani. Authorities say they are investigating if the incident is terrorism-related. The latest here: https://t.co/eUmEqv4RU7 pic.twitter.com/dr6bm4CeLO
— NBC 6 South Florida (@nbc6) December 6, 2019
The gunman was armed with a handgun and he was able to get a lot of shots off before local police shot and killed him. Our soldiers on our stateside bases are not allowed to be armed but that makes it so much easier for those who are not concerned with obeying the law. A total of six Saudis were detained after the attack. No word yet on how many of them were actually involved in the shooting.
Breitbart News reported that an attacker allegedly used a handgun to fatally shoot three people December 6, 2019, and wound many more. The gunman was shot and killed by Escambia County sheriff’s deputies.
Hours after the Pensacola attack, Breitbart News noted a New York Times report indicating six Saudis were detained after the shooting. Three of the six allegedly filmed the entire attack.