Officials on Friday afternoon said they had identified the perpetrator of the deadly Capitol car accident that claimed the life of one Capitol Police officer. 

The suspect was reportedly identified as Noah Green, a 25-year-old from Indiana with reported ties to Virginia. Fox News reported on Friday afternoon that the suspect had “identifie[d] himself as a Nation of Islam follower on Facebook,” according to a law enforcement source.

The victim in the crash, meanwhile, was identified as William Evans, who had been with the police agency for nearly 20 years. 

The Capitol was briefly shut down after the incident. The suspect was shot and killed after allegedly emerging from the car with a knife. 

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