Suspect in U.S. Capitol police killing identified as Nation of Islam follower

According to a new report from Fox News, the suspect in the U.S. Capitol police killing has been identified as Noah Green, 25, from Indiana.

Per the report, a law enforcement source said he identifies himself as a Nation of Islam follower on Facebook who may have recently lost his job.

NBC’s Pete Williams reports on @MSNBC: The suspect in Capitol Police incident is a 25 year old Indiana man named Noah Green. May have lived in Virginia. On his Facebook page, he notes that he is a follower of the Nation of Islam. Suspect is now dead.

From the U.S. Capitol Police:

The US Capitol was locked down on Friday after Noah Green, wielding a knife, rammed into a barricade, leaving a Capitol officer Billy Evans dead. The suspect is also dead and another officer was injured.