Fort Hood reveals identities of 3 soldiers killed

The American flag flies at half staff on Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, April 4, 2014, after a soldier went on a shooting rampage at Fort Hood in Texas that left four people dead. Spc. Ivan Lopez turned his gun on himself after killing three people and wounding 16 others Wednesday at the sprawling military base, where more than a dozen people were fatally shot by a soldier in 2009. An Army truck driver from Puerto Rico, Lopez was undergoing treatment for depression and anxiety while being evaluated for post-traumatic stress disorder. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
The American flag flies at half staff on Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, April 4, 2014, after a soldier went on a shooting rampage at Fort Hood in Texas that left four people dead. Spc. Ivan Lopez turned his gun on himself after killing three people and wounding 16 others Wednesday at the sprawling military base, where more than a dozen people were fatally shot by a soldier in 2009. An Army truck driver from Puerto Rico, Lopez was undergoing treatment for depression and anxiety while being evaluated for post-traumatic stress disorder. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) – The three soldiers killed in a shooting rampage at Fort Hood by another military man had served in the military for years and been deployed to Iraq as well as other places.

Lt. Gen. Mark Milley on Friday identified those killed as 39-year-old Daniel Ferguson, of Mulberry, Fla.; 38-year-old Carlos Lazaney Rodriguez, of Puerto Rico; and 37-year-old Timothy Owens, of Effingham, Ill.

Milley says Spc. Ivan Lopez killed the three Wednesday at the military base after a verbal altercation that escalated. He then killed himself.

Ferguson was a transportation supervisor who had been deployed to Kuwait, Iraq and Afghanistan.

Lazaney Rodriguez was a unit supply sergeant who had served in Kuwait and Iraq.

Owens was a heavy vehicle driver who had also been deployed in Iraq and Kuwait.

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