WASHINGTON

The FBI late Saturday officially identified the shooter who killed three sailors at Naval Air Station (NAS) in the U.S. state of Florida.

“The NAS Pensacola shooter is identified as Saudi national Mohammed Alshamrani,” the Bureau’s Jacksonville office said on Twitter.

The gunman also injured eight others before being shot and killed Friday by deputies in Pensacola.

The Hill news website reported Alshamrani, 21, is second Lieut. in the Royal Saudi Air Force “who was a student naval flight officer of Naval Aviation Schools Command.”

The FBI said it does not see any “threat to the Pensacola community at

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