Texas Shooter Had Assault Rifle, Wore Ballistic Vest: Official

Texas Shooter Had Assault Rifle, Wore Ballistic Vest: Official

Many media retailers recognized the Texas shooter as Devin Patrick Kelley (Picture Tweeted By @SimonLekah)

Sutherland Springs, US:  The gunman who opened hearth on a small-town Texas church on Sunday morning, killing 26, was armed with an assault rifle and wore a ballistic vest, a legislation enforcement official mentioned.

“We consider he is a younger white male, possibly in his early 20s. He was wearing all black, tactical-type gear and was carrying a ballistic vest,” mentioned Freeman Martin, regional director of the Texas Division of Public Security.
The shooter, who was discovered useless, was armed with a “Ruger AR assault-type rifle,” he mentioned.
Although officers didn’t determine the gunman, a number of media retailers named him as Devin Patrick Kelley, 26, including that he had been dishonorably discharged from the Air Power.
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