WASHINGTON, DC. (THECOUNT) — Noah Green, of Indiana, has been identified as the deceased suspect who pulled into the Capitol complex Friday and rammed two Capitol officers with a vehicle.
Green, 25, then exited the vehicle while brandishing a knife and attacked one of the officers before being fatally shot by law enforcement.
@ANTHONYBLOGAN “DC Capitol ramming suspect identified as 25-year-old Noah Green, originally from Indiana but living in Norfolk, Virginia. His Facebook page shows he was an ardent follower of The Nation of Islam and Louis Farrakhan.”
DC Capitol ramming suspect identified as 25-year-old Noah Green, originally from Indiana but living in Norfolk, Virginia. His Facebook page shows he was an ardent follower of The Nation of Islam and Louis Farrakhan. pic.twitter.com/Wq63yvyTXp
— Anthony Brian Logan (ABL) 🇺🇸 (@ANTHONYBLOGAN) April 2, 2021
The incident occurred at North Barricade vehicle access point along Constitution Avenue, the Capitol Police said. Congress was not in session when the incident occurred.
William “Billy” Evans has been identified as the Capitol Police officer killed during the incident.
Geo quick facts: Washington, DC, the U.S. capital, is a compact city on the Potomac River, bordering the states of Maryland and Virginia. It’s defined by imposing neoclassical monuments and buildings – including the iconic ones that house the federal government’s 3 branches: the Capitol, White House and Supreme Court. It’s also home to iconic museums and performing-arts venues such as the Kennedy Center – wikipedia.