Jim Lacey’s Speculation

One of the soldiers wounded in the grenade attack has now died. On the phone live with Fox just now, Time magazine reporter Jim Lacey, an eyewitness to the devastation at Camp Pennsylvania, made the following statement about the possible motivation of the soldier suspected of participating in the deadly attack:

“I do not think it’s a chain of command problem. I don’t think this is a soldier disgruntled with the military. I think this was someone striking out because of a misguided interpretation of his Muslim faith.”

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