US: Soldier suspected in Iraq shooting in custody

May 11, 2009 18:51

The US military says an American soldier who opened fire on fellow troops, killing five of them, is now in custody. The shooting occurred about 2 p.m. Monday at Camp Liberty, a sprawling base near Baghdad International Airport. A US statement said the soldier "suspected of being involved" in the shooting "is currently in custody" but gave no further details.

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