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California shooting: Investigators find link to Isis

Reports suggest one of the two suspects pledged allegiance to the Islamic State.

Law enforcement officers search for the suspects of a mass shooting 2 December, 2015 in San Bernardino, California. A man and a woman suspected of carrying out a deadly shooting at a center for the disabled were killed in a shootout with police, while a third person was detained, police said. Picture: AFP.

JOHANNESBURG - It's now being reported that one of the two suspects accused of killing 14 people at a San Bernardino holiday camp pledged allegiance to Isis.

Twenty-seven-year-old Tashfeen Malik, and her 28-year-old husband, Syed Farook, were killed in a shootout with police hours after Wednesday's massacre.

The attack was the deadliest mass shooting the United States has experienced in three years.

US Investigators are evaluating evidence that Malik, a Pakistani native who had been living in Saudi Arabia when she married Farook, had pledged allegiance to Isis leader Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi.

If confirmed authorities say it could be a "game changer" in the investigation.

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