Alleged Shooter in Wisconsin Sikh Temple Identified

By KBJR News 1

Alleged Shooter in Wisconsin Sikh Temple Identified

August 6, 2012 Updated Aug 6, 2012 at 1:13 PM CDT

Oak Creek, WI (Northland's NewsCenter) --- We are learning more today about the alleged gunman who entered a Wisconsin Sikh temple and gunned down six people.

Officials say 40 year old Wade Michael Page as the alleged shooter. Authorities say Page was an army veteran.

Police aren't saying much more about Page, however the Southern Poverty Law Center has identified Page as a former leader of a racist, skin-head hard rock band.

Meanwhile, the families and friends of the victims involved in the shooting are mourning for their lost loved ones.

A number of people of all faiths have been gathering in Milwaukee, WI, praying for the victims and hoping for an answer.

Posted to the web by Krista Burns