NBC: Capitol car ramming suspect identified

The suspect in the Capitol car-ramming attack that occurred Friday has been identified as Noah Green, according to NBC News. One Capitol Police Officer was killed shortly after the attack and another remains injured in the hospital.

Green, 25, who is a resident of Indiana, was shot dead by police during the attack.

Law enforcement officials told NBC that Green was a follower of the Nation of Islam. Moreover, his since-deleted Facebook page reportedly featured posts lauding Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan, who has touted conspiracies including many antisemitic conspiracies.

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