The assailant who killed three pedestrians after plowing his vehicle though crowds on Westminster Bridge and fatally stabbed a police officer on Wednesday was British born and was previously investigated by the MI5, British officials said.
British Prime Minister Theresa May told members of parliament inside a packed House of Commons chamber the attacker was once investigated over concerns about violent extremism.
Authorities refused to name the attacker, but Mark Rowley, acting deputy commissioner at London’s Metropolitan Police, said they believe they know his identity.
An Islamic. No surprise here.
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