The driving force who killed a US Capitol cop earlier than he was gunned down by police is a Nation of Islam devotee from Indiana, in keeping with reviews and his social media.
Noah Green, 25, who could have been dwelling in Virginia, described himself as a “Follower of Farrakhan” on his Fb web page, in reference to Nation of Islam chief Louis Farrakhan.
Green appeared to have come on onerous instances from his Fb web page reviewed by The Publish earlier than his account was taken down.
“I used to be heading in the right direction and all the things I had deliberate was coming into existence. It required lengthy hours, numerous learning, and train to maintain me balanced whereas experiencing an array of regarding signs alongside the trail (I consider to be unwanted effects of medicine I used to be intaking unknowingly),” he wrote on March 17, signing the message Brother Noah X.
“Nonetheless, the trail has been thwarted, as Allah (God) has chosen me for different issues. All through life I’ve set targets, attained them, set increased ones, after which been required to sacrifice these issues,” he continued.
His Fb posts had been first reported by MSNBC, which learn them on-air.
Green allegedly slammed into a fence exterior the US Capitol simply after 1 p.m. Friday and struck two officers earlier than crashing into a barricade.
Green allegedly bought out of the automotive with a knife and lunged at an officer earlier than being fatally shot, reviews say.
One of many officers, 18-year veteran William Evans, died at the hospital. The opposite officer is being handled at an space hospital.