Report: Afghan Who Killed US General Not Taliban

December 4, 2014 1:59 PM

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The Afghan soldier who shot and killed a U.S. two-star general in August was not a Taliban operative, and there had been no sign of an unusual security threat the day he opened fire in an attack that also wounded 18 people, according to a U.S. military investigation report released Thursday.

"Nothing has yet materialized that conclusively links the shooter to any plots, plans or person of interest," the report released by U.S. Central Command said. "It may be that the shooter was self-radicalized, or that he suffered from some sort of psychological condition" which the report said is wh...

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