FBI Identifies Texas Synagogue Hostage-Taker as British National Malik Faisal Akram

Law enforcement officials gather at a local school near the Congregation Beth Israel synagogue in Colleyville, Texas, on Jan. 15, 2022. (Gareth Patterson/AP Photo)
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The FBI has identified the hostage-taker who was killed by police after a lengthy standoff at a Texas synagogue on Jan. 15 as a British national named Malik Faisal Akram.

Akram, 44, was shot and killed when an FBI SWAT team stormed the Congregation Beth Israel synagogue in Colleyville, Texas, near Fort Worth, at around 9 p.m. local time, following a 10-hour standoff in which four people were taken hostage.

Colleyville Police Chief Michael Miller confirmed at a press conference late on Jan. 15 that the suspect had been killed.

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