BREAKING: Sutherland Springs Church Shooter Identified As Devin Patrick Kelley
U.S. officials say the gunman behind the mass shooting at a Sutherland Springs church is 26-year-old Devin Patrick Kelley.
Here are photos of the gunman via Facebook.
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“Suspect in Texas church shooting has been identified as Devin Patrick Kelley,” reports CBS News.
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Daily Beast reports:
Devin Patrick Kelley has been identified as the gunman who opened fire on a church in Texas, a U.S. official tells The Daily Beast. Kelley, 26, was a resident of New Braunfels, a suburb of San Antonio, according to public records. Kelley was married. San Antonio police reportedly raided Kelley’s home on Sunday evening.
“A LinkedIn account appearing to belong to Kelley describes him as serving in the U.S. Air Force from his 2009 high-school graduation until 2013, after which he briefly taught at a summer Bible school,” reports the Daily Beast.
Earlier, ABC News reported the gunman was white and in his mid-20s.
“Authorities have preliminarily identified TX church shooter as white male in his mid-20s from outside San Antonio, sources tell,” reported ABC News.
NEW: Authorities have preliminarily identified TX church shooter as white male in his mid-20s from outside San Antonio, sources tell @ABC.
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According to ABC News, the shooter recently showed off his AR-15-style rifle on social media.
Reports reveal San Antonio police are currently searching the home of the Sutherland Springs church shooter for explosive devices.
Police are checking for explosive devices at the home of a man suspected of shooting and killing at least 27 people and wounding more than 20 in a Sutherland Springs church on Sunday.
The San Antonio Police Department is sending a K9 unit to the scene, an official told mySA.com, though it’s unclear where the home is.
The shooter, now deceased, opened fire on a group of people at First Baptist
As The Gateway Pundit previously reported, at least 27 people are dead after a gunman opened fire inside the First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs in Texas.