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Sources have told Fox News the man who allegedly opened fire on a Milwaukee-area Sikh temple yesterday is Wade Michael Page, an ex-Army soldier.Police have yet to officially identify the suspect who killed at least six people yesterday when he allegedly began shooting at an Oak Creek, Wisc., Sikh temple. At least one police officer was injured in the melee.
Fox News is reporting that Page, the presume suspect, was a “heavily-tattooed, 40-year-old ex-Army soldier.”
A woman who claims to be the suspect’s neighbour told Fox News the man had a 9-11 tattoo.
While Fox News’ sources failed to identify a motive for the shooting, the news outlet has learned Page was attached to the Fort Bragg Army installation in North Carolina at one time.
Yesterday we also learned the shooting suspect, who was killed by police during the incident, had recently broken up with his girlfriend, the mother of the man’s landlord told Greendale Patch.
A press conference has been scheduled for 10 a.m. local time, where authorities are expected to officially release more details about the crime, which has been dubbed an act of domestic terrorism.
No photos of Page are yet available. We’ll update you throughout the morning as we get more information.
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