Police have identified the shooter in the Gilroy, CA Garlic Festival shooting as Santino William Legan. News reports state that Legan was an Iranian-American and shouted he was ‘very angry’ as he mowed down civilians with a long rifle at close range yesterday.
Legan had an Instagram account on which he shared only three photos. One of the photos depicted Ali Asghar Vahabzadeh, Legan’s maternal grandfather, reported LauraLoomer.us.
An Iranian source told LauraLoomer.us that anybody who idolizes Ali Asghar – Legan’s grandfather’s namesake – would view themselves as a Shia zealot to Islam.
Iran has voiced repeatedly its intention to attack Americans in the homeland if its interests are threatened in the Gulf Region.
US Intelligence officials and security experts recently testified in Congress about the existence of Iranian terrorist “sleeper cells” operating within the United States, reported Israel Un-Wired.
This story is developing…