COPENHAGEN — After killing a Danish film director in a Saturday afternoon attack on a Copenhagen cafe and then a Jewish night guard at a synagogue, the 22-year-old gunman responsible for Denmark’s worst burst of terrorism in decades unleashed a final fusillade outside a four-story apartment building before dawn on Sunday…
…The Danish news media identified him as Omar Abdel Hamid El-Hussein, but the Copenhagen police did not confirm his name. They identified him only as a 22-year-old, born and raised in Denmark, whom they knew for gang-related activity and for several criminal offenses linked to weapons violations and violence…
Native son? WTF?
Update: Others have noticed it:
Great PC NYT headline: "Terror Attacks by a Native Son Rock Denmark." As if terrorist a descendant of Kierkegaard… http://t.co/a7FbHKthmj
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