Report: Name of Nice terrorist revealed as Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel

July 15, 2016 12:34

The name of the Bastille Day terrorist who killed over 80 people in Nice, France late Thursday evening has been name as Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel, according British daily The Daily Mail.

Bouhlel was earlier identified by counter-terrorism officials as a 31-year-old French-Tunisian man who had not been known to French intelligence services.

Authorities later said that local police had been familiar with Bouhlel in connection with common law crimes such as theft and violence.

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