Thursday, December 3, 2020

Services mark year since attack

PENSACOLA, Fla. - The one-year anniversary of the terrorist attack at Naval Air Station Pensacola that killed three sailors will be marked this weekend. The shooting Dec. 6, 2019, also resulted in the wounding of eight others and the death of the Saudi shooter, who was self-radicalized while undergoing aviation training. The Naval Aviation Schools Command will host  memorial service, wreath-laying and Purple Heart ceremonies at NAS Pensacola on Friday. It is closed to the public. There will also be a public vigil for the victims Sunday evening at Blue Wahoos Stadium. (Source: Pensacola News Journal, 12/03/20)