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Suspect in Virginia shooting has died; identified as Illinois man

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Posted at 10:11 AM, Jun 14, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-14 11:55:38-04
UPDATE: Trump says assailant in this morning's shooting has died, congressman in stable condition.
 
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 A government official says the suspect in the Virginia shooting that injured Rep. Steve Scalise and several others has been identified as an Illinois man named James. T. Hodgkinson.
 
NBC News is reporting Hodgkinson lives in Belleville, Illinois.
The official was not authorized to discuss an investigation by name and spoke on condition of anonymity.
 
The FBI and local law enforcement officials say they haven't identified a motive.
 
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